Monthly Archives: January 2015

Rural communities struggle to provide after-school programs

When school lets out, many children in rural communities must take a long bus ride home, miles from their nearest neighbor. They don’t play basketball with their friends, do art or science projects with the local community group or get help with their homework. Most go home to families with limited resources, struggling to make ends meet.

Read the entire story at EdSource: Rural communities struggle to provide after-school programs