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Verizon enables distance learning for up to 150,000 South Carolina students

Tuesday 4 August 2020 | 10:03 CET | News
Verizon said it partnered the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS) to enable distance learning for up to 150,000 K-12 students through discounted internet access for students who have no internet connectivity at home. The South Carolina ORS' disbursement of CARES Act funding for this distance learning initiative, part of South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster's AccelerateSC plan, is designed to help enable students who don't have broadband at home to continue their education inside or outside of the classroom through 4G Internet service and devices.

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