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Collected Item: “Offline and left out: Not all Arizona students can connect for remote learning”

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Offline and left out: Not all Arizona students can connect for remote learning

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This article focuses specifically on Arizona's efforts to provide students with internet/technology access in order to achieve online learning. It goes into detail about how several Phoenix schools dealt with the pandemic and online learning in the spring semester of 2020 as well as discusses how some students dealt with internet access issues in creative ways, either due to lack of internet or hotspot issues. Some examples are utilizing hotspots or through just going to public areas despite quarantine conditions to complete schoolwork.

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HST494, Arizona State University, Online Learning, School, Internet, Internet Access

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Velvet Wahl

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