It doesn’t matter where you live. The digital divide affects your life and your children’s lives. At this week’s Wi-Fi NOW Virtual Wi-Fi World Congress event, I shared how COVID-19 has changed every home to become an office and a school and underscored the need for more bandwidth. Very quickly, the pandemic also put a spotlight on the nature and size of the digital divide. This inspired community leaders to think differently and create an unprecedented solution. We now have an outstanding example of HOW to bridge the digital divide. The solution did not come from large corporations. Community leaders are leveraging their resources, local regulations and applying wireless technology. They are connecting their world themselves – and showing others the way.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.cambiumnetworks.com/blog/leveling-the-education-field-in-texas/