Since March, Wisconsin’s public schools have moved their educational programs online. The transition from in-person to digital learning has highlighted the difficulties some students face in finding a stable broadband internet connection.
Earlier today, WORT Producer Jonah Chester spoke with Ari Brown and Betsy Mueller, researchers with the Wisconsin Policy Forum.
Brown and Mueller recently published a report breaking down how this Digital Divide impacts Wisconsin’s students — and what school districts are doing to close the accessibility gap.
(Photo c/o Wisconsin Policy Forum)