Tags digital equity

South Carolina, Apple to build computer labs promoting digital equity

by Ryan Johnston

The state plans to use pandemic relief funds to build computer labs for people who live near the University of South Carolina and a historically Black college.

Seattle's annual digital-equity grants target K-12, adult learners

by Ryan Johnston

The annual program this year generated $848,000 to supply learners with new laptops, Wi-Fi hotspots, tech-literacy training and mentorship services.

Alaska doubles minimum internet speeds for schools

by Betsy Foresman

A bill signed by Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy that raises minimum connectivity standards is expected to benefit Alaska's rural districts as the state responds to the public health crisis.