Report: Indiana’s Funding For Rural Schools Is Poor
The Rural School and Community Trust released its annual report Monday on the status of rural schools in the United States. The report looked at five components of rural schools: Importance, Student and Family Diversity, Socioeconomic Challenges, Educational Policy Context and Educational Outcomes. Overall, Indiana got a priority ranking of 19. Meaning of all the states Indiana’s rural schools and districts are in the top 20 for needing improvements.