Tags internet access

Senators request emergency funds to ensure student internet access

by Betsy Foresman

With an unprecedented number of students taking classes online, senators urge their colleagues to fund expansion of high-speed internet for students as part of the latest COVID-19 relief package.

Homework gap is equivalent of only giving some students textbooks, governor says

by Mark Satter

Washington's Jay Inslee is looking for answers on expanding broadband access.

Senators propose E-rate eligibility for school bus Wi-Fi

by Patience Wait

The legislation, aimed at improving internet access for K-12 students, would direct the FCC to add school buses to its broadband discount program.

Alaska ramps up efforts to close broadband gap in K-12 schools

by Emily Tate

The state remains a laggard nationally when it comes to school connectivity, but a partnership with EducationSuperHighway aims to fix that.

EdTech Hero: Todd Lawrence elevates E-rate program in Idaho

by Emily Tate

Lawrence doesn't just connect schools in Idaho to broadband. He ensures that connectivity is high-quality and low-cost.