Topic: Digital Inclusion

NTEN Digital Inclusion Fellowship participants hold up their certificates and new USB drive for Margo Scurry, the Fellow at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, North Carolina.

Announcing the 2017 Digital Inclusion Fellowship City Hosts and Call for Fellow Applications

November 28, 2016
The Digital Inclusion Fellowship continues to expand, and applications are now open for 5 new Fellowship positions in Atlanta, Austin, and the Bay Area.
An aerial shot of a large group of people seated around a table, with an illustration of the job search process in the middle of the table.

Policy, Not Just Programs, Needed To Bridge Digital Divide

October 20, 2016
The digital divide is a multi-faceted issue and calls for a multi-faceted approach. I am interested in moving away from direct programming to policy work that enables us to attack this issue from many different sides.
A group of instructors for TechBridge

From Advocate to Evangelist: The Importance of Digital Inclusion

October 18, 2016
Spending a year focused on digital inclusion work was invaluable to needs of my community. I am now a digital inclusion advocate and evangelist.
A collage of 9 photos featuring Fellow Aneta Lee and her digital inclusion work in Atlanta, Georgia.

Atlanta and the State of Digital Inclusion

October 12, 2016
2015 Digital Inclusion Fellow Aneta Lee gave us an update on her work with the Parks and Recreation Department in Atlanta, Georgia.
Elders gather around a laptop, smiling.

Digital Literacy: More Than Just a Skill

October 11, 2016
Education is about more than just technical skills. Sometimes it’s about knowing that there’s a solution in the first place. So many people assume that their financial barriers are insurmountable, and they think that they need to buy a completely new piece of equipment, when a few tweaks or an inexpensive upgrade is all they need to get better use out of what they already have.
A student at the Adult Education Online Learning Lab getting personal assistance from DIF Fellow Sol Katia Jimenez.

Lessons Learned, Digital Inclusion, and Adult Education in SLC

October 5, 2016
Digital Inclusion Fellow Sol Katia Jimenez gives us an update on her work with the Salt Lake Education Foundation in Salt Lake City, Utah
Participants learn new skills at a digital literacy class.

Charlotte, NC and the State of Digital Inclusion

October 3, 2016
Digital Inclusion Fellow Jessica Washington gives us an update on her work with the Urban League of Central Carolinas in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Digital Inclusion at work: Two senior women sit at tables in front of laptops.

Digital Inclusion Fellowship in Review: A Q&A with James Butts

September 28, 2016
Digital Inclusion Fellow James Butts gives us an update on his work with the Triangle Literacy Council in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Digital Inclusion Fellow DeAndre Pickett with a group of graduating students from a class at Literacy Action.

Digital Literacy in Atlanta: An Update

September 26, 2016
As part of the Digital Inclusion Fellowship, Fellow DeAndre Pickett gives us an update on his work with Literacy Action in Atlanta, Georgia.
Ray McKay and Adam Strizich during HUD Secretary Julian Castro's visit to the Center

Digital Inclusion Fellowship in Review: A Q&A with Adam Strizich

September 9, 2016
We asked Adam Strizich to give us an update on his Digital Inclusion Fellowship work with the Martha O'Bryan Center (MOBC).