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Closing the Digital Gap in Urban Districts

With internet access and technology becoming increasingly more affordable and widespread across U.S. schools, why are schools in urban districts still lagging behind? Issues such as varying levels of funding across districts and states and unequal internet and device access in school classrooms continue to plague these schools for several reasons. Panelists will discuss these issues in depth and what needs to be done to for schools in order to close the digital divide.

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Dwight Jones, VP for National Urban Initiatives, McGraw Hill Education

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