Articles related to Digital Inclusion


Digital Maturity

Digital Evolution 3.0: Data Makes All The Difference

Abhishek Rungta / Forbes / April 7


Broadband Connectivity

Here’s how Californians can solve our broadband crisis

Josh Lappen and Ranijitha Shivaram / Cal Matters / April 5

The information superhighway must be accessible and affordable for all

Antjuan Seawright / The Hill / April 5

Does America Want to Invest in Broadband?

Benton Institute for Broadband and Society / April 9

Biden’s infrastructure plan replaces federal cynicism with a sweeping vision

Adie Tomer / Brookings Institute / April 9

COVID Racial Disparities Loom Large in Rural Counties

Aallyah Wright / Pew Trust / April 9


Broadband Affordability

Opinion: Biden wants to get all Americans online. That won’t be easy.

The Washington Post / April 6

Biden broadband agenda takes aim at Big Telecom

Margaret Harding McGill / Axios  April 8

New York Mandates $15-a-Month Broadband for Low-Income Users

Tim Knauss / GovTech / April 8


Broadband Services

Why cable hates Biden’s $100B internet plan

Margaret Harding McGill / Axios / April 2

States Push for Broadband as American Jobs Plan Gains Steam

Katya Maruri / GovTech / April 5

Biden Plan Spurs Fight Over What ‘Infrastructure’ Really Means

Jim Tankersley and Jeanna Smialek / New York Times / April 5

Broadband use surged more than 30% during pandemic, industry group says

Stephen Shankland / CNET / April 7

Biden’s $100 billion broadband plan is already getting pushback

Marguerite Reardon / CNET / April 9


Disparities in Online Learning

How Test Publishers Are Poised To Profit From Pandemic “Learning Loss”

Akil Bello / Forbes / April 7

More Black Students Return to School, But Attendance Rates Hover Below 90 Percent

Linda Jacobson / The 74 Million / April 7

Students crushed by stress, depression are back in class. Here’s how schools meet their needs

Alia Wong / USA Today / April 11

Does It Hurt Children to Measure Pandemic Learning Loss?

Dana Goldstein / New York Times / April 8

Opinion: Maryland’s education crisis worsens every day students are out of school

Margery Smelkinson / April 9

Education Tragedy in Los Angeles

Wall Street Journal / April 11


Digital Divide

How Biden’s $2tn infrastructure plan seeks to achieve racial justice

Lauren Gambino / The Guardian / April 6

Digital Equity’s Greatest Impacts

Ricky Ribeiro / EdTech Magazine / April 6

K–12 Leaders Can Work with Local Governments to Address the Digital Divide

Curtiss Strietelmeler / EdTech / April 7

Parents, Stop Talking About the ‘Lost Year’

Judith Warner / New York Times / April 11