Rural California: An Education Divide
Jennifer Molina, EdSource
More than half a million students live in California’s rural areas. The issues they face at home often spill over to school: chronic absenteeism, lack of college preparation and college isolation, and limited access to technology.
In the most rural pockets of California, education is a lifeline. This documentary takes a closer look at the challenges facing schools and students in California’s rural communities—and possible solutions for change.