Tags Jessica Rosenworcel

FCC considers expanding E-Rate program to student homes

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

At the prodding of the Government Accountability Office, educational broadband subsidies could soon extend beyond school grounds.

Rosenworcel proposes 'homework gap fund' to address digital disparity in K-12 districts

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The FCC commissioner said she's concerned her plan may not find traction with the other commissioners.

In New Mexico, a collective push to close the 'homework gap'

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel met with school and library officials as well as other education stakeholders.

Release of overdue federal report on ‘homework gap’ validates stakeholder concerns

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The Institute of Education Sciences' report shows a "huge gap" in broadband access among children, and it breaks down the data across demographic groups.

Schools stand to gain from FCC's move to expand use of signal boosters

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

Schools can use off-the-shelf equipment to strengthen cell signals, improving mobile learning and emergency communication during crises.

Overdue IES 'homework gap' report to be released in early April

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The Education Department agency, having blown its deadline nine months ago, drew ire this week from an FCC official.

Congressman, FCC commissioner (literally) answer students' call on net neutrality

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Jessica Rosenworcel and Rep. Paul Tonko videoconferenced with students from Bethlehem High School for a real-life lesson in civic engagement.

FCC’s plan to dismantle net neutrality rules raises serious concerns for educators

by Kate Roddy • 3 years ago

Edtech supporters say the proposal would hinder learning and undermine the openness of educational resources.

FCC's Rosenworcel presses 'homework gap' problem, offers solutions

by Kate Roddy • 3 years ago

Jessica Rosenworcel spoke Thursday about the roles of the FCC, private companies and communities in closing the homework gap.