Rural districts band together to promote innovation across schools
- Published: Tuesday, 16 May 2017 10:48
In many cases, collaboration is proving to be the key to student success
Rural schools and districts are viewing their location as an asset — not an obstacle — to providing students with a highly engaging education that prepares them for college and a career.
“We’re really capitalizing on the strengths of the local area,” says Nate McClennen, the vice president of education and innovation for Teton Science Schools, a nonprofit organization based in Jackson, WY. “We try to imagine a curriculum that emerges from the place.”