LAFAYETTE – Thursday, Mike Pinto, principal of James Cole Elementary, tweeted a photo outside the building showing several picnic tables set up around the school grounds.
“The Cole Outdoor Internet Cafe is open for classroom business!” Pinto posted. “Rethinking our approach.”
The school’s “outdoor internet cafe” is possible thanks to a partnership between Tippecanoe School Corp. and Wintek/Tipmont, which offers outdoor TSC WiFi locations at 14 locations, including Cole Elementary, and free, public WiFi at four other TSC schools.
The outdoor WiFi access at Cole Elementary allows students inside the school building to have a “mask break” during the day, while still learning