A national alliance of community organizations, libraries, as well as other institutions has formed to tackle digital disparities at a whole new level. The National Digital Inclusion Alliance works “To craft, identify and disseminate operational resources for digital inclusion programs while serving as a bridge to policymakers and the general public.”
Do you want to get on that bridge? As the need for broadband adoption is getting heightened attention – and, the hope being resources – from federal agencies, now is an opportune time for broadband practitioners and those working in digital literacy programs to unify and utilize their collective voice, based upon on-the-ground experience, in order to make an impact.
To find out about immediate policy opportunities to increase broadband adoption in the U.S. as well as NDIA’s mission, read their blog post, The Right Time for a Digital Inclusion Alliance.
Who from Minnesota has joined so far? Here’s a list… [Read more…]