TECHNOLOGY GAP CAUSES DIFFICULTIES FOR RURAL ALASKA STUDENTS

Techlife News|May 23, 2020

TECHNOLOGY GAP CAUSES DIFFICULTIES FOR RURAL ALASKA STUDENTS
Some rural Alaska students participating in distance learning because of the coronavirus are experiencing difficulties caused by technology limitations.
Not all students in the Lower Kuskokwim School District have access to the same technology. Some have full internet access and others try to keep in touch with teachers by telephone, KYUKAM reported Tuesday.

Patrick Williams, a Bethel Regional High School media education specialist, said most students he works with have not had sufficient contact with their teachers.

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May 23, 2020