COVID-19 has shown the Internet is more important than ever. From Google Classrooms for distance learning to endless Zoom meetings for some professionals, the Internet has become even more essential during the pandemic.
But how many Connecticut residents still don’t have access to a high-speed connection? This hour, we look at Connecticut’s digital divide.
How does the lack of broadband in communities exacerbate existing disparities in education and economic opportunity? We talk with experts and hear how some communities want to address the issue.
We want to hear from you, too. Have your children struggled to access remote learning?