Tags Wi-Fi

Buffalo schools build Wi-Fi network targeting 'homework gap'

by Colin Wood • 2 months ago

The new wireless is network is expected to reach the homes of approximately 5,500 students, providing new educational opportunities after school.

Five ways to close the homework gap

by Stacey Pusey • 4 months ago

Commentary: By rallying community members and thinking creatively, schools can connect more of their students to the internet.

Hundreds sign petition against FCC's plan to commercialize education's wireless service

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

A wireless internet service currently available primarily to educational institutions could soon be opened up for private industry to monetize.

Lawmakers want the FCC to fund Wi-Fi on school buses

by Betsy Foresman • 8 months ago

New legislation would use E-rate funds to bring internet access to students who may not have connections at home.

How Dartmouth is transforming its on-campus Wi-Fi network

by Ryan Johnston • 10 months ago

With the help of "AI-driven" architecture and virtualized Bluetooth beacons, the college says what it has now is far more than an internet connection.

Broadband connectivity is rising in K-12 as cost falls, report finds

by Colin Wood • 10 months ago

CoSN's annual infrastructure report reveals a positive connectivity trend contrasted with challenges around funding and cybersecurity staffing.

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

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

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

Wi-Fi on game day becomes a must-have for college football stadiums

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

Officials from three universities — Notre Dame, Nebraska and Stanford — explain the hows and whys of their connected athletic facilities.

School bus dashboards are ripe for more technology, Kajeet says

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

The wireless provider released a new report that highlights driver tablets, which offer detailed maps and student boarding information.