THE RURAL ALLIANCE
Education and Opportunity for Rural Students and Communities
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Good Reads

Inspiring and informative

“The Promise of Rural Collaboratives”

For most rural school districts in this country, collaboration is not a choice, it is a necessity.  

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“Staffing Schools…”

“Staffing Schools in No-Stoplight Towns” By Stephen Sawchuk

It takes ingenuity and hard work to find and keep teachers in remote districts…

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“Age Of Agility”

The Age of Agility has arrived, yet the U.S. is not well prepared to face the challenges and seize the opportunities it brings. To thrive in the future workforce, which is being drastically redefined by technological advances, workers will need to get comfortable with uncertainty, embrace flexibility, and reset expectations about the employer-employee relationship.

We are in the early stages of a rapidly accelerating revolution that will bring automation and artificial intelligence into sectors of the workforce that have, until now, been spared this latest wave of disruptive change. Millions of jobs are at short- or medium-term risk of disappearing. Many that don’t disappear will be so radically restructured as to be unrecognizable, with enormous implications for today’s workers.

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