Report Release/Briefing: The Broadband Imperative: Recommendations to Address K-12 Education Infrastructure Needs
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Report Release and Briefing
The Broadband Imperative:Recommendations to Address K-12 Education Infrastructure Needs
Mon., May 21, 2012, from 2:00-6:00pm ET
National Press Club, 529 14th St, NW, Washington, DC 20045
Briefing: 2:00 PM - 4:00 pm EDT
Reception: 4:00 PM - 6:00 pm EDT
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The Broadband Imperative provides an up-to-date assessment of access to broadband by students and teachers (in and out of schools); current trends driving the need for more broadband in teaching, learning and school operations; and specific recommendations for the broadband capacity needed to ensure all students have access to the tools and resources they need to be college and career ready by 2014-15 and beyond. Building upon SETDA's 2008 report "Class of 2020 Action Plan for Education" High-Speed Broadband Access for All Kids: Breaking Through the Barriers. The Broadband Imperative provides numerous examples of successful broadband implementation by states and leading school districts.
• Doug Levin, Executive Director, SETDA
• Karen Cator, Director, Office of Educational Technology, US Department of Education
• Christine Fox, Director of Educational Leadership and Research, SETDA
• Jeff Mao, Learning Technology Policy Director/Maine Department of Education
• John Miller, Assistant Director, Office of Instructional Technology, West Virginia Department of Education
• Andrew Zuckerman, Director of Instructional Services, Lawrence Township (NJ) Public Schools
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