Topic: NTEN News

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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.
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.

Interview with Erin Doherty, NTEN’s Community Coordinator

September 2, 2016
Erin Doherty is our newest team member. As NTEN's Membership & Engagement Coordinator, Erin will be supporting content creation, community engagement, and membership. Learn all about Erin's passion for nonprofits and tech in this interview!
Threatening and non-threatening behavior

Things We Like (August 2016)

August 25, 2016
Turtles dressed as hamburgers, measuring user behavior, emoji-inspired images, and more in this month's Things We Like.
Jimmy was a participant in our first Digital Literacy/Job Readiness program in a public housing community in Durham.

Digital Inclusion Fellowship in Review: A Q&A With Mike Byrd

August 18, 2016
In May 2015, NTEN and Google Fiber launched the Digital Inclusion Fellowship, a new national program investing in local communities and nonprofit organizations to address the digital divide. Sixteen Fellows comprised the first cohort; and they shared their work in progress earlier this year. We asked Mike Byrd to give us an update on his work with the Kramden Institute.
DIF Fellows

Digital Inclusion Fellowship: A Year of Learning

August 16, 2016
It has been a year of learning and adapting. As we close out the pilot year of the NTEN Digital Inclusion Fellowship Program, we have been capturing the lessons and successes we have all experienced.

Interview with Lyndal Cairns, NTEN’s Membership & Engagement Director

August 10, 2016
Lyndal Cairns is our newest team member. As NTEN's Membership & Engagement Director, Lyndal will be setting the vision of membership and integrated marketing for the organization, and leading our team to reach that vision. Learn all about Lyndal's passion for nonprofits and data in this interview!
4 pictures of Allison and Megan in NTEN swag

Allison Jones & Megan Keane: Thank You!

August 1, 2016
This month, two members of our wonderful team left to follow the dreams—Megan Keane, our Membership Director; and Allison Jones, our Membership & Publications Director.
Red rose

A Community of Practice by Any Other Name…

July 29, 2016
In an effort to simplify and help remove barriers to participation, we have made a few name changes.
Juno the kitten and a Christopher Walken pillow

Things We Like (July 2016)

July 28, 2016
Transit passes embedded in acrylic nails, yacht rock, bubble soccer, and more in this month's Things We Like.