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Jun 29 2016

ISTE 2016: How to Bridge the Homework Gap

ISTE attendees share best practices for getting Internet access to the students who need it most for at-home studies.

Participants

  • Keith Krueger, CEO, CoSN
  • Amy Passow, K–12 Business Development Manager, CDW•G
  • Christine Jones, Coordinator of Educational Technology, Palmdale (Calif.) School District
  • Jason Naile, Director of Instructional Technology and Media, Forsyth County (Ga.) Schools
  • Jesse Place, Director of Technology, Manasquan (N.J.) School District

Video Highlights

  • Districts have found solutions to the homework gap by providing mobile hotspots with Wi-Fi on buses, seeking out Internet access through local businesses, and working with local governments to secure at-home access.
  • Caching homework assignments onto a device is an interim solution when Wi-Fi isn’t available.

Learn more! Visit EdTech’s event coverage page for more news from ISTE 2016.

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