How to get every student a device and access to the internet
The Christensen Institute
JUNE 19, 2020
Yet as this crisis has demonstrated, millions of children live in homes without reliable access to an internet-connected laptop or tablet that can be used for schoolwork. Eighth-grade students without access to computers or the internet were already more than two years behind their classmates, according to the Urban Institute. Today, more than 99% of districts have fiber connections , and 42 million more students have access to the broadband they need for digital learning.