Challenges In Rural Education | KCUR

Challenges In Rural Education

Jun 7, 2017

As small-town populations decrease, what happens to those schools that are the anchors of their communities? We look at the challenges that rural schools in Kansas and Missouri face.


  • Celia Llopis-Jepsen, KCUR's Kansas News Service
  • Joe Kelly, Assistant Superintendent, Holton Schools
  • Missy Carlson, teacher and parent from Orrick, Missouri
  • Jenny Russell, Courtland, Kansas