School Buses To Serve As Wi-Fi Hot Spots For Remote Learning
Last updated 5/13/2020 at 7:07am
Starting this week, additional school buses will bring internet access to communities without it to help more North Carolina students connect to school online. Governor Roy Cooper announced the plan to equip more school buses with hotspots following the announcement that K-12 public schools would continue remote learning through the end of this school year.
“In many communities, school buses are already delivering meals to students and their families. Now they’re delivering Wi-Fi for online learning,” Cooper said.
As many as 280 more school buses will be equipped with Wi-Fi thanks...