Innovation in Rural Education

Mar 8, 2023

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

Recording: Innovation in Rural Education, Mar 8, 2023

83% of school systems in Texas have fewer than 5,000 students. Across the state, rural school districts are finding new ways to collaborate and better serve their unique populations. Hear from three practitioners about three exciting new initiatives: the Rural Schools Innovation Zone, the Red River Promise, and the Rural College, Career & Military Readiness Accelerator. Learn how these innovative practices can be replicated in small, rural school districts across the country.

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Michael Gonzalez

Rural Schools Innovation Zone

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Raul Treviño

Rio Hondo ISD

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Brent Wallace

North Central Texas College

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Bridget Worley

The Commit Partnership