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    We Must Bridge the Digital Divide at Home

    This puts a whole new spin on learning the hard way. One of the biggest obstacles facing low-income students nationwide is that they are four times more likely than their peers to have no Wi-Fi access at home. And with seven out of 10 teachers giving assignments that require connectivity, Internet access is now essential to a good education. Access to information is as vital as good schools and safe streets. But connecting classrooms isn’t enough; we must boost home access to help children succeed.

    Pew Research

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