A staff member at a state school board association requested information on how states are expanding broadband access for students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our response includes information on the digital divide, how states have utilized federal funding for broadband access and remote learning expansion, and examples of state policies utilizing state funds to expand student broadband access. To provide timely assistance to our constituents, State Information Requests are typically completed in 48 hours. They reflect an issue scan versus a comprehensive analysis.
PUBLISHED: October 7, 2020
RESOURCE TYPE: State Information Request