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Center Ideas: Why Rural Matters: An Overview with Implications for Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, & West Virginia

In this webinar, John White from the Region 5 Comprehensive Center is joined by the National Rural Education Association to discuss the 10th edition of the Why Rural Matters 2023 report with a focus on Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.

The National Rural Education Association is a membership organization, representing rural school leaders, districts, and communities. The speakers include:

  • Dr. Jerry Johnson of East Carolina University
  • Dr. Sara Hartman of Ohio University
  • Dr. Daniel Showalter of Eastern Mennonite University
  • Dr. Karen Epley of Pennsylvania State University
  • Dr. Alan Pratt at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, NREA Executive Director