New Series Examines the Changing Education Landscape in the Ohio River Valley

Credit West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On this West Virginia Morning, as coal country looks for a new path forward, some communities are looking to their public schools. Many are changing not just how they prepare students but how they can help meet economic and social challenges.

In a new series, Changing Course, reporters at the Ohio Valley ReSource track the work of a Kentucky school cooperative. As Jeff Young reports, the schools there have an ambitious goal to help communities reinvent themselves.