October 27–28, 2014
Hilton Polaris
Columbus, Ohio

The Rural Education National Forum is an interactive opportunity for education, community, and business leaders dedicated to making education work for rural communities. This collaborative event is designed to highlight powerful instructional and leadership practices in rural districts, focus strategic conversations around rural opportunities and challenges with national and local experts, and build a network for collaborative action.

Registration Fees

2-day Registration: $400, includes continental breakfast and lunch on both days.

Payment options include credit card, check, or purchase order. Please include a note that indicates your payment is for the Rural Forum.

Make purchase orders and checks payable to:
Battelle for Kids
1160 Dublin Road, Suite 500
Columbus, OH 43215


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Graduate Credit

Graduate credit will be available to attendees who participate in both days of the Forum.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Refunds or credits will only be offered for cancellations submitted via the registration website at least 10 days prior to the event. Cancellations received less than 10 days prior to the event will be eligible for a refund equal to 50 percent of your registration fee to cover meal and administrative costs. "No-shows" are not eligible for a refund.


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