Volume 42, Number 1 (2021)

From the Editors

Research Articles


#Black Boy Joy: The College Aspirations of Rural Black Male Students
Loni Crumb, Crystal R. Chambers, and Jessica Chittum


Spending Floors in Gifted Education Services
Jaret Hodges and Jessica Ottwein

Promising Practice Articles


Unscripted Possibilities
Tom Fox and Rachel Bear

Policy Brief

Invited Article


Identifying Rural Salience in the 2020 Whippoorwill Book Award Winners
Jennifer Sanders, Jill Bindewald, Devon Brenner, Karen Eppley, Kate Kedley, Nick Kleese, Natalie Newsom, and Stephanie Short

With the Blue Ridge Mountains rising above, Luray Elementary sits in the Shenandoah Valley and serves approximately 450 students in grades PK-5 in Luray, Virginia. Photo Credit: Tracy Black