Speeding Up the Learning Curve

Haley, Kathy
September 2004
Multichannel News;9/20/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 38, p36
This article focuses on use of broadband to further the educational cause. For a growing number of cable operators, high-speed access has become the key to earning a reputation for good citizenship, particularly when it comes to improving educational resources. High-speed access has also risen to the forefront of the educational initiative at Cox Communications Inc., where for the past year, systems have been installing high speed service at local Boys and Girls Clubs. The service fills a big need at the clubs, which in recent years have begun offering after-school tutoring and homework help programs. INSET: SHARPENING KIDS' MEDIA SMARTS.


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