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#CoSN 16 Session – Digital Equity Challenges: Strategies for Bridging the Home/School Connection

Calling all CoSN 2016 attendees! Don’t miss Tuesday’s session about digital equity challenges – check out the details below:

Digital Equity Challenges: Strategies for Bridging the Home/School Connection
Tuesday 9:15-10:15 a.m. – Cardoza
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K-12 education is going digital; but without leadership, clear policies and new strategies, students from the poorest families will be left behind when they leave the school campus. Some call this the homework gap because 75% of teachers report they assign homework requiring Internet access. Explore what is the scope the problem and describe how some school districts are undertaking innovative strategies to address the major concern. At the heart of this challenge is redefining equal educational opportunity in a digital era.

Presenters:
Keith Krueger, CEO, CoSN
Julie Evans, Chief Executive Officer, Project Tomorrow
Laura Hansen, Director, Information Management and Decision Support, Metro Nashville Public Schools
Deborah Karcher, Chief Information Officer, Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Jeff Moss, Superintendent, Beaufort County School District
Dereck Rhoads, Chief Instructional Officer, Beaufort County School District

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