Transforming Education

We believe all children should have adequate access to the latest technology in schools. Our work includes school technology assessments, E-rate program assistance, and more.

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Mapping & Analysis

We provide more accurate and granular mapping of broadband service areas to empower local, state, and federal leaders to make better data-driven decisions that positively impact people.

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Digital Training & Job Placement

We provide digital training and job placement assistance for veterans, single parents, senior citizens, and others in rural and urban areas. Our approach focuses on the demand for a nontraditional, remote workforce.

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Data & Solutions

We measure and evaluate the state of technology and broadband access, adoption, and use in towns, cities, counties, and regions to develop community-specific Technology Action Plans.

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Transforming Education

Mapping &

Digital Training & Jobs

Community Solutions

Mission Statement

"Our mission is to improve lives by providing innovative solutions that expand the access, adoption, and use of high-speed internet and its related technologies to all people.  Everyone belongs in a Connected Nation."

Mapping Our Reach: Track Connected Nation's Work

Since its start in 2001, Connected Nation has been offering programs and initiatives across the United States to help bridge the Digital Divide.

From state-based technology planning and mapping programs to national educational technology initiatives, Connected Nation has partners in all sectors including libraries, schools, state and local governments, large technology companies, and small businesses. Our impact on the adoption, access, and use of technology is vast.

We invite you to explore this map which highlights both our past and current key initiatives within each state. Just click on your area to discover more.

If you would like to talk directly with us about what we can do to help your community, email us at

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Everyone belongs in a
Connected Nation.

Keep Up With Us

ICYMI: A Conversation With The Founder of Black Girls Code
In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, @connectednation decided to share this podcast again. It's hosted by @FCC @JRosenworcel. Click here for more:

A Conversation with the Founder of Black Girls Code

The following is a transcript from Broadband Conversation - a podcast hosted by FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel. She talked with Kimberly Bryant,...

Yesterday, the Arkansas General Assembly completed work on a bill to expand broadband services to underserved areas of the state when the House approved a Senate bill (SB150). Read the article here: #ConnectedNation

Indiana Governor @GovHolcomb announced Friday a $100 million project to improve broadband access for the state’s #rural residents. To learn more, read here: #ConnectedNation

Digital Distress: What is it and who does it affect? Check out part one of a two part series discussing the #digitaldivide. Read here: #ConnectedNation

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