Is the secret to getting rural kids to college leveraging the entire community?

Media May 9, 2024

“Why do rural students have to ‘beat the odds’ in order to get to college?

That’s the question Jim Shelton asked his fellow panelists during last week’s sixth annual Rural Summit, a gathering focused on addressing the needs of rural students.  Shelton is president of the philanthropic group Blue Meridian Partners and deputy secretary of the Department of Education during the Obama administration.”

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