Efforts to Close the Digital Divide Are Slowing as Kids Return to Classrooms

Kayla Jimenez, Voice of San Diego:

“Fifteen months into the pandemic, more than 22,000 students in the region still don’t have reliable access to high-speed internet at home, and county officials are scrambling to get them connected before schools reopen for full-time, in-person learning and people stop prioritizing efforts to bridge … the digital divide.”