2020 Year of Crisis: The Virtual Classroom

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    Sep.18 — The Covid-19 pandemic has shaped the way students learn. Technologies that have catered to virtual learning have seen a demand like never before. It has given rise to new startups and investment opportunities, as well as shone a light on major disparities in broadband access within the U.S. We explore the seismic shift from in-classroom to virtual learning; how Silicon Valley is rethinking the education ecosytem; and how technology can help or hinder learning access for all.

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