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Up to Speed is a podcast series by Verizon, featuring stories on how technology and the people behind it are building the future.

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Sep 25, 2017

In a time of increased connectivity and smarter devices, millions of children in schools across the country are being left behind with aging technology. Jeremy hosts a discussion between Rose Stuckey Kirk, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer at Verizon, and Justin Reich, Assistant Professor in Comparative Media Studies at MIT. They tackle the underlying problems that created the digital divide in America today, and discuss what people and companies are doing to bridge the gap. They also talk about the documentary, 'Without a Net: The Digital Divide in America.'