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Blandin Webinar Archive: Homework Gap: How Lack of Broadband Hinders K-12 Education

Here are notes and video from yesterday’s webinar – Homework Gap: How Lack of Broadband Hinders K-12 Education…

Education processes are now infused with technology.  Many school districts benefit from Gigabit level services on-campus. 

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Blandin Broadband eNews: Archive of the Broadband Conference Notes from the Task Force

2017 Border to Border Broadband Conference
The conference was a big success. Here are links to sessions from the event:

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Blandin Webinar: Homework Gap: How Lack of Broadband Hinders K-12 Education - Nov 9

When: Thurs., November 9 from 3-4 pm
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Education processes are now infused with technology.  Many school districts benefit from Gigabit level services on-campus.  One-to-one device initiatives, flipped classrooms and virtual school snow days are now part of the educational lexicon.  108 more words

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Minnesota leading the way to bring broadband to rural communities through collaboration

Here is the official press release from the Blandin Foundation on the conference last week…

BRAINERD, Minn. (Oct. 31, 2017) – “The number-one threat to community and economic development in the 21st Century is the digital divide,“ said technology researcher and development expert Roberto Gallardo last week at the Border to Border Broadband Conference, co-hosted by Blandin Foundation and the Minnesota Office of Broadband Development.

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Ely is doing a broadband feasibility – if you’re in Ely you can help

Ely is looking to get input from local residents and businesses about their broadband use and need. I wanted to share to help spread the word to folks in Ely. 325 more words

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Blandin Webinar Oct 12: The Smart Home: Energy, Security & Entertainment

Smart Home Showcase

Learn how integrated technology is changing the home environment and the role ubiquitous broadband networks play in this technology  deployment and use.  Energy management, lighting, security, entertainment and other functions are increasingly available and easy to deploy.   28 more words

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