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Students’ browsing experiences are impacted by a school’s available internet bandwidth.According to most surveyed technology directors, available bandwidth at home is also criticalto student learning. (Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.)


Available bandwidth in students’ homes is widely thought to be important to all learning, whether online or otherwise.


The biggest slice of respondents say that more than a fourth of parents in their districts are accessing onlinelearning resources at least once a day.


—Data courtesy of Jeanne Hayes (The Hayes Connection) and Tom Greaves (The Greaves Group)

Read about the full report, “America’s Digital Schools 2006: A Five-Year Forecast

This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2007 issue of THE Journal.