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Philly’s Adjustment to Virtual Learning

Philly’s Adjustment to Virtual Learning

by Sunny Morgan Philadelphia— In cities across the country, students and teachers have been getting acclimated to the current reality that is virtual learning. While many students have adjusted well, others have had roadblocks. Many families reside in households without accessible computers or access to internet altogether. The School District of Philadelphia, like many, have programs to loan Chromebook computers to any student who needs it. The internet issue in Philadelphia, however, hasn’t been fully resolved for those who may not be able to afford it. Comcast says they are offering their Internet Essentials program for free to “eligible new customers.” Eligible residents get 60 days of free access to the web. For those who are not eligible for programs like this, the options bec...