Power of Partnership: State Strategies for Digital and Educational Equity

Benton Institute for Broadband & Society and U.S. Department of Education Office of Educational Technology (OET)

Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Virtual Event

This webinar will highlight the work of the North Carolina Office of Digital Equity and Literacy, and how the office plans to collaborate with education partners as it approaches implementation.

In a moderated Q&A panel, speakers will include:

  • Maggie Woods, Deputy Director of the North Carolina Office of Digital Equity and Literacy
  • Jenifer Bean, NC Community College System
  • Erin Huggins, NC State University

As states begin implementing digital equity plans, panelists can help provide insight on how working with the education sector can contribute to high-quality and effective execution.

The second and third webinars on Thursday June 27, and Wednesday July 10, will highlight the work of the New Mexico Office of Broadband Access & Expansion, and the Maine Connectivity Authority.