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The Education Deserts of Rural America

BY ADAM HARRIS, THE ATLANTIC: The tracts of land that separate these individuals and institutions are sometimes called “education deserts,” and they cover many patches of rural America. Add to that the fact that nearly 40 percent of first-time, full-time freshmen attend institutions fewer than 50 miles from home, and these statistics begin to sketch the outlines of a crisis. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

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