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Rural New Mexico school district upgrades to fiber; gives students greater access to digital learning

Located in the rural southeast corner of New Mexico near the Texas border, Jal Public Schools struggled with slow copper T-1 connections to support the Internet needs of their nearly 500 students. According to David Verschueren, the school district’s Technology … Read More

Yavapai County districts band together for bandwidth upgrades

Leaders in Yavapai County in Arizona are no strangers to the challenges associated with connecting students to high-speed Internet. Mountainous and rugged terrain has led to large stretches of Arizona still unable to access modern broadband Internet because service providers … Read More

Massachusetts is taking action to improve the digital divide in classrooms across the state

One year ago we launched the Massachusetts Digital Connections Initiative in partnership with Governor Baker’s Office, the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE), and MassIT. Since the initiative launched, EducationSuperHighway and our state partners have focused our efforts … Read More

2016 “State of the States” Report: Dramatic progress in connecting America’s K-12 students to high-speed broadband

Today marks the release of our second annual “State of the States” report on the state of broadband connectivity in the nation’s K-12 public schools. We’re happy to report that in the past year an additional 10.4 million students now … Read More

New Mexico school districts take advantage of E-rate state match and special construction to fund fiber upgrades

With just over two million people living in New Mexico and almost 700,000 of them spread across rural regions, many New Mexico students still lack access to the high-speed broadband necessary to take advantage of digital learning in the classroom. … Read More

Digital curriculum motivates Illinois school district to take action on connectivity

In the greater Chicago area, Township High School District 214 is primed for innovation in teaching and learning. The district’s Director of Technology Services, Keith Bockwoldt, has spent the last several years ensuring that his teachers have the tools and … Read More

Texas school district overcomes challenges in pursuit of Wide Area Network upgrade

Lubbock Independent School District aims to support a thriving culture of digital learning in its schools by ensuring teachers and students have more than enough bandwidth. With 51 schools located in West Texas, Lubbock has struggled to find affordable options … Read More

How EducationSuperHighway’s fiber program helps school districts identify affordable fiber solutions

Updates to the E-rate program are helping schools make lasting investments in their broadband infrastructure by providing new options for funding fiber special construction projects. For most schools, fiber is the only network infrastructure technology that can scale cost-effectively to … Read More

Compare & Connect K-12 helps school districts secure more bandwidth for their budgets

Standing in front of a classroom full of expectant students, waiting (and waiting) for students’ learning applications to load is a frustrating and time-consuming experience for any teacher and why robust and reliable classroom connectivity is critical for teachers and … Read More

Compare & Connect K-12 (Beta): Test out our new tool that lets school districts compare bandwidth deals

Today we released the beta version of Compare & Connect K-12, an online tool that helps school district technology directors and superintendents view broadband services and bandwidth information for school districts across the country. By creating transparency for K-12 broadband … Read More