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By Elaine McArdle 05/23/2019 3:47 PM EDT
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The unique strengths of rural communities and why more teachers should consider working in them.
By Emily Boudreau 04/18/2019 12:14 PM EDT
Rural Promise
On Thursday, April 25, a panel will shine a spotlight on the collaborative innovations — in classrooms, communities, and state and district leadership — driving bold new approaches to rural education and student success.
By News editor 02/06/2019 8:22 AM EST
Bus driving in rural area
With the launch of a new national initiative and a network of district partners, the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University will partner with rural schools to move the needle on absenteeism and college readiness and enrollment.
By Jill Anderson 11/14/2018 2:35 PM EST
Axium Education
Craig Paxton, Ed.M.'09, executive director of Axium Education, on the importance of supporting education efforts in South Africa's most rural communities.
By Matt Weber 05/09/2018 12:28 PM EDT
Escuela Nueva
Vicky Colbert, director of the Escuela Nueva Foundation and former vice-minister of education in Colombia, discusses what makes Escuela Nueva's unique school model so successful.
By Sagra Alvarado 04/10/2018 1:31 PM EDT
Rural schools
HGSE Rural Educators Alliance co-founder Carlye Sayler shares what we can expect from this week's events around rural education.
By Marin Jorgensen 01/31/2018 4:54 PM EST
Yidan Prize
On Monday, February 5, Askwith Forums welcomes the inaugural recipients of the Yidan Prize, Carol Dweck and Vicky Colbert.
By Jill Anderson 01/24/2017 10:22 AM EST
Nina Sokolovic
With her new program, Nina Sokolovic, Ed.M.'16, aims to provide parents in rural Serbia with the information and strategies necessary to care better for both their children and themselves.
By Jill Anderson 08/25/2014 3:18 PM EDT
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Ed.L.D. student April Wang is using her Education Entrepreneurship Summer Fellowship to help those in disadvantaged rural communities find their voices.