Rural Education Specials

Designed to inspire individual potential, host Jack Ford explores the possibilities for rural schools and meets the education leaders that are connected to rural communities.

Whitney Short at Rural ED Summit 2014

Dr. Rod Berger talks with the Anthony Wayne High School teacher about her experiences as a rural educator in America and preparing students for a future in rural communities.

Show Archives:

The Story of Rural Charter Schools
01.27.15
The Story of Rural Charter Schools
Though much attention is placed on charter schools in urban settings, they aren't...
Rural Education Forum 2014
11.03.14
Rural Education Forum 2014
Dr. Rod Berger leads us on highlights of the 2014 edition of this important...
Dr Steve Gratz at Rural Ed Summit
10.28.14
Dr Steve Gratz at Rural Ed Summit
Dr. Rod Berger talks with Dr. Steve Gratz, Senior Executive Director, Center...
Gayle Manchin at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Gayle Manchin at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger and Gayle Manchin, President, West Virginia State Board of Education...
Homer Hickam at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Homer Hickam at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger and the author of "Rocket Boys" discuss his personal experiences...
Larry Triplett at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Larry Triplett at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger and the Executive Director of the Muskingum County (Ohio) Business...
Olivia Behnfeldt at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Olivia Behnfeldt at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger talks to the Anthony Waye High School Senior about her personal...
Jim Mahoney at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Jim Mahoney at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger and the Executive Director of Battelle for Kids discuss the Rural...
Dr Richard Ross at Rural ED Summit 2014
10.28.14
Dr Richard Ross at Rural ED Summit 2014
Dr. Rod Berger talks to the Superintendant for Ohio Public Schools about poverty...
Arne Duncan at Rural Education Forum
10.27.14
Arne Duncan at Rural Education Forum
Dr. Rod Berger and the U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan talk about American...
Randi Winegarten at Rural Education Forum
10.27.14
Randi Winegarten at Rural Education Forum
Dr. Rod Berger and Randi Winegarte, American Federation of Teachers (AFT) talk...
STEM in Rural Education
10.24.14
STEM in Rural Education
Join our experts as we see what's working and why in Science, Technology, Engineering...
Rural Forum Promo 2014
10.22.14
Rural Forum Promo 2014
Come on down! Columbus, OH. October 27 and 28, 2014.
Teacher Perspectives
10.17.14
Teacher Perspectives
In this week's episode, Jack Ford takes us along to listen to leading teachers...
Rural Education Forum
10.10.14
Rural Education Forum
Join host Jack Ford for the highlights of the event that has become the nexus...
Rural Education - Teaser
03.10.14
Rural Education - Teaser
Last 30 seconds of Bettelle for Kids presents Order full episode via Verizon...