Driving Connectivity and Access: State K-12 Broadband Leadership

Monday, April 11, 2016 - 1:00-2:00 pm PDT

State leaders from New Jersey and Utah shared their state’s approach to supporting high-speed broadband access for all students, including details about New Jersey’s Digital Readiness for Learning and Assessment Project (DRLAP) Broadband component, a statewide broadband purchasing consortia which has greatly reduced costs and increased broadband access across the state and Utah’s statewide high-speed broadband network. Presented by: Laurence Cocco, Director of the Office of Educational Technology, New Jersey Department of Education; Jeff Egly, Associate Director, Technical Services, Utah Education Network; Christine Fox, Deputy Executive Director, SETDA; and Steve Garton, Senior Manager, Learning Solutions Program, Common Sense Education

Presented by SETDA and Common Sense Kids Action