Technology and Covid-19 Inequality
Covid-19’s limitations on education and the workforce have largely impacted lower-income individuals. Online school furthers the income gap by hindering education for students. Discuss the graph below. How did the school shutdown affect the coursework of these students in their respective income levels? What pandemic/ shutdown factors affect the availability of technology on these students? (availability of technology/WIFI, solitary areas for work). What measures can be taken to bridge this divide?
Do Tech Giants Require Regulation of Environmental Practices?
A discussion with Shira Ovide Hi. I am Marty, a junior at Bard High School Early College Queens. As climate change becomes an increasing reality, abundant resources and brainpower housed in large tech businesses are suitable for tackling this global issue. Many companies have pledged carbon neutrality- laying the groundwork…