Digital poverty and what to do about it…
One of the most pressing issues facing global society today is digital inequality, which has been exasperated due to the global pandemic. With children in many countries impacted by digital poverty, there is an urgent need to close the gap now.
International Teacher Magazine recently published an article about Digital Divide written by our CEO, Al Kingsley. In this article, Al addresses global digital poverty by identifying the challenge, solutions and opportunities.
Al mentions: “For children impacted by digital poverty, the risk of persistent digital exclusion is particularly concerning. Sustained inclusion in digital learning is essential to prevent the already-widening attainment gap between affluent and disadvantaged children.”
Want to learn more about digital divide? Be sure to read our full article – and check out our podcast on Digital Poverty below.