EER pulse: school/home divide

EER pulse: school/home divide – Brief Article

* 97% of Illinois’ 4,000 elementary and secondary schools are connected to the Internet.

* 47% of the homes are connected to the Internet.

* Home computer acces is as low as 10% in the rural southern and western parts of the state.

Source: Illinois State University’s Center for the Study of Education Policy study, commissioned by the governor, released January 2004.

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