Tag: homework gap

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Connectivity gap persists for at least 300K California students

October 16, 2020

Via: Education Dive

As pandemic-induced school closures drag on, the digital divide continues to drive 16.9 million students into the homework gap. Additionally, 36% of those living in rural locations lack connectivity. Broken down by race, the homework gap impacts 34% of American […]

Educational Forms, Educational Stages, Formal Education, Secondary Education

Common Sense teacher survey confirms homework gap persists

September 20, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Common Sense surveyed 1,208 K-12 teachers, with four out of 10 reporting they teach students who do not have access to an internet-connected computer at home adequate enough to complete schoolwork. Teachers in Title I schools or in schools serving […]

Education Tech

5 steps to closing the homework gap

July 5, 2019

Via: eSchool News

Schools are facing new challenges now that most learning involves the web—chiefly, the ability to do work at home or anywhere away from school grounds. While many are looking for ways to provide all students with a device, just having […]