Tag: K12

Charter Introduces Stay Connected K-12, Making It Easier For Students And Teachers To Participate In Online Learning

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — With many school districts opting for full or hybrid distance learning this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Charter Communications, Inc., today announced Stay Connected K-12, a new Spectrum Enterprise solution that enables schools to offer high-speed, cable broadband Internet access direct to their students, educators and staff in their own homes so learning and teaching are uninterrupted. Residences are not billed for the service.

Stay Connected K-12 combines the robust speeds and rich features of Spectrum Internet with simplified program management and billing for local districts through Spectrum Enterprise and is a turnkey solution for their students and educators. Users can enjoy:

  • Download speeds up to 50 Mbps to support video collaboration and large file transfers.
  • In-home WiFi to connect all of the WiFi enabled devices in the residence.
  • Unlimited usage with no data caps, providing schools/districts with a consistent cost
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Innoventure program to host K-12 Business Pitch competition

From Staff Reports, Las Cruces Sun-News
Published 1:48 p.m. MT Sept. 20, 2020

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On Saturday, April 27, kids aged 6-17 will open for business and highlight their hard work at the Cruces Kids Can – Children’s Business Bazaar and Contest. (Photo: Cruces Kids Can)

LAS CRUCES – If your kids are trying to sell you their latest invention at the dinner table, let them try to sell it to a larger audience by participating in Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University’s new and free-to-enter K-12 Business Pitch competition.

“We are looking for real ideas, like a unique angle on a slime business, new ideas about sneaker re-selling, or a desire to make beautiful necklaces,” said Lydia Hammond, deputy director of Arrowhead Center’s K-12 program, Innoventure. “It can be a new idea or a business idea that they are already working on. We want them to take pride in

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