Alaska schools pay a price for the nation’s slowest internet, but change is coming
The Hechinger Report
JANUARY 28, 2019
About 20 students gazed at their laptops, an online poll open on each screen. Then, without missing a beat, she switched the smartboard display and launched into a multiple-choice quiz using a game-based online learning platform called Kahoot! That would have brought everything—email, online testing, cloud-based records systems and student research—to a halt. Related: Will a new push for free wireless internet help rural students get online?