Powered by the Management Council, Connectivity Champions are the “boots-on-the-ground” supports, working to remove barriers to remote learning by:
- Ensuring all Ohio PreK-12 students have home Internet access for remote learning
- Helping school districts overcome technology barriers
- Working closely in partnership with the Ohio Department of Education and Ohio’s Information Technology Centers
- Engaging vendors to troubleshoot and problem solve
Connectivity Champions help Ohio’s schools and districts ensure student Internet access, which is foundational to remote education experiences. The Connectivity Champions are positioned to build relationships with school technology coordinators, understand school and district needs across the state, and marshal available resources to help those schools and districts overcome connectivity challenges.