124 schools, nonprofits will receive 35,000 hotspots through K-12 homework gap program

Published on: February 24, 2021

AT&T’s $10 million commitment to the program is helping the nation’s most vulnerable students participate in connected learning Bowling Green, Ky. (February 24, 2020) – Connected Nation (CN) and AT&T announced this week that the awardees for the AT&T K-12 homework gap program had been named. The list includes 124 schools and nonprofits spanning 26 states nationwide. “Many of the …

Harrison County committee works to assess and improve broadband access and use throughout the area

Published on: February 11, 2021

Residents, businesses, & community organizations input needed to develop countywide technology action plan  Harrison County, TX. (February 11, 2021) – The Harrison County Broadband Committee is right now working to develop a county-specific Technology Action Plan. The committee, which is partnering with Connected Nation Texas (CN Texas) to make this possible, is made up of local stakeholders who are focused …

Nebraska achieves significant improvements to school connectivity, surpasses national average for student bandwidth

Published on: February 10, 2021

Lincoln, Nebraska (February 10, 2021) – Nebraska state and school district leaders have made huge strides in their efforts to improve school connectivity across the state, according to data published by nonprofit Connected Nation through its Connect K-12 program website. “To grow our state, we have to connect the next generation of Nebraskans with digital learning opportunities,” said Governor Pete …

Tyler County committee needs your input on work to improve high-speed internet access and use across county

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Tyler County, Texas (February 10, 2021) – The Tyler County Broadband Committee launched today its work to develop a county-specific Technology Action Plan. The committee, in partnership with Connected Nation Texas (CN Texas), is looking at both immediate and long-term solutions for improving high-speed internet access, adoption, and use across the county.    “We understand that everyone across Tyler County should have …

Tuscola County launches new effort to expand internet access, improve speeds

Published on: February 3, 2021

 Your input is needed to develop Technology Action Plan for county Tuscola County, Mich. (February 3, 2021) – The Tuscola County Economic Development Corporationis urging county residents and businesses to participate in an important survey intended to help expand and improve high-speed internet access across the county. “The Tuscola County EDC is constantly working on ways to improve communities and business climate …

Shelby County committee needs your input on work to improve high-speed internet access and use across county

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Shelby County, Texas (February 3, 2021) – The Shelby County Broadband Committee launched today its work to develop a county-specific Technology Action Plan. The committee, in partnership with Connected Nation Texas (CN Texas), is looking at both immediate and long-term solutions for improving high-speed internet access, adoption, and use across the county.    “Having reliable internet impacts everything from remote …

New Mexico achieves significant improvements to school connectivity, surpasses national average for student bandwidth

Published on: January 31, 2021

Santa Fe, New Mexico (January 31, 2021) – New Mexico state and school district leaders have made huge strides in their efforts to improve school connectivity across the state, according to data published by nonprofit Connected Nation through its Connect K-12 program website. “We are determined to equip New Mexico’s K-12 students with all the tools they need to succeed, …

Your input needed to develop a plan to improve internet access and speeds across DeWitt and Lavaca Counties

Published on: January 29, 2021

Joint effort is 15th community to take part in Connected Nation Texas’ statewide work to connect more Texans  DeWitt and Lavaca Counties, Texas (January 29, 2021) – The DeWitt and Lavaca Counties’ Joint Broadband Committee just launched work to develop a Technology Action Plan that will provide immediate and long-term solutions to improving internet access and speeds across both counties. …

Houston County committee seeks your input on internet access and speeds in neighborhoods and rural areas of the county

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Houston County, Texas (January 29, 2021) – The Houston County Broadband Committee recently launched work to develop a county-specific Technology Action Plan. The committee, which is partnering with Connected Nation Texas (CN Texas) to make the project possible, is made up of local stakeholders who are focused on finding solutions for improving internet connectivity countywide. “We have all experienced the …

Charter Communications and Louisville Metro Housing Authority partner to bring high-speed broadband to hundreds of affordable housing units

Published on: January 27, 2021

LMHA to Provide Spectrum Internet® to Parkway Place Apartments Residents. LOUISVILLE (Jan. 27, 2021) – Charter Communications, Inc., announced today that its Spectrum Community Solutions organization and the Louisville Metro Housing Authority (LMHA) have reached agreement on a partnership to provide high-speed broadband to residents in hundreds of LHMA affordable housing units. Spectrum will provide each residential unit at Parkway Place Apartments …