EducationSuperHighway

Milestones

Our goal was to connect every public school district in the US with scalable infrustructure, sufficent bandwidth speeds to accomodate digital learning, and lower bandwidth costs for school districts. Discover the progress made in connecting students.

By the Numbers: K-12 Broadband

Schools without Fiber

22,958

504

98%

Schools in
2013

Schools in
2020

Decrease

Students Connected to 100 KBPS

4M

46.8M

11.7x

Students in
2013

Students in
2020

Increase

School Districts Connected to 100 kbps per student

9,760

12,866

32%

schools in
2015

schools in
2020

Increase

National median cost per Mbps

$22.00

$2.24

90%

in 2013

in 2019

Decrease

Category 2 Funds Utilized

$1.4B

$990M

$4.82B

in 2015

in 2019

Total

Total E-Rate Funds Invested

$2.09B

$2.04B

$9.89B

in 2016

in 2020

Total

Total Investment in Edtech Venture Capital

$590M

$803M

$10.3B

in 2012

in 2020

Total

State Engagement Overview

Number of Governors Committed

39

22

85

in 2015

Total in 2019

Total Governors Comitted

States Engaged with EducationSuperHighway

3

50

5

States in
2015

States in
2020

Years to engage all states

States with active state matching funds

6

20

3.67x

in 2015

in 2019

Increase

  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019

EducationSuperHighway Fun Facts

Number of Roadshows

4

11

31

in 2017

in 2019

Total

Number of ESH Employees

7

48

101

in 2012

in 2020

Total

Number of employee slack messages

8K

235K

2.2M

in 2014

in 2020

Total

Total Cases of La Croix Consumed

11

216

19.6x

cases in 2012

cases in 2019

Increase since 2012