Connected Nation

By Jessica Denson

This is Connected Nation – a podcast focused on all things broadband. From closing the Digital Divide to simply improving your internet speeds, we talk technology topics that impact all of us, our families, and our communities. To learn more about our national nonprofit, head to connectednation.org.

  1. 1.
    Why Michigan's new approach to expanding internet statewide may be the answer to universal access
    15:33
  2. 2.
    What you should know about the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
    21:42
  3. 3.
    Remote control: preparing America's schools for a new way of learning following the pandemic
    25:52
  4. 4.
    What the federal agency dubbed "the Peoples' Department" is doing to connect rural America
    31:39
  5. 5.
    Teach Cyber's founder on the job that means you have to "think like the enemy" and why every company needs employees who can do just that
    32:42
  6. 6.
    Broadband access, telehealth, and the challenge of delivering the COVID-19 vaccine
    26:06
  7. 7.
    Why women are facing more at-home challenges than men even IF they are allowed to telework
    30:42
  8. 8.
    The one tech job every company will be scrambling to fill by 2026
    27:10
  1. 9.
    Cyber hygiene: what is it and why you should care
    32:26
  2. 10.
    Michigan's Lt. Governor on the power of diverse leadership and his grandma's influence on technology today
    21:09
  3. 11.
    What the woman known as the "Mr. Rogers of Zimbabwe" can teach us about digital equity in America
    35:37
  4. 12.
    Humana Foundation's CEO shares his approach to investing in health equity and why broadband access is critical for all people
    16:48
  5. 13.
    Ohio's Lt. Governor on innovating state services and government through technology
    19:20
  6. 14.
    From the President's helicopter to fighter jets—meet the woman behind some top secret tech programs
    25:24
  7. 15.
    REPORT: The devastating impact Digital Isolation is having on older Americans
    34:33
  8. 16.
    Connecting students while avoiding the "assembly line approach" to education
    26:28
  9. 17.
    How we can bring high-speed internet access to more rural communities
    26:31
  10. 18.
    The partnership that's providing free wi-fi access in the midst of the pandemic
    28:57
  11. 19.
    How schools, nonprofits can leverage the AT&T K-12 homework gap program
    21:42
  12. 20.
    Introducing Connect K12
    13:32
  13. 21.
    The state of broadband connectivity in Texas
    22:50
  14. 22.
    Gov. Jeb Bush: Broadband Internet is an Imperative, Not a Luxury
    25:29
  15. 23.
    How One City is Bridging the Digital Divide for 28,000 Students in Need
    25:57
  16. 24.
    How Two College Students Took on the Challenge to Connect More Communities
    20:54
  17. 25.
    Developing and Supporting Rural Technology Leaders
    30:02
  18. 26.
    How Better Mapping Leads to Better Broadband Access
    19:33
  19. 27.
    Black Tech Columbus: Creating a Space for Black Tech Professionals
    21:39
  20. 28.
    The Changemaker: How One Entrepreneur is Helping Connect America's Students
    26:47
  21. 29.
    FCC Chairman on "Digital Opportunity" for All Americans
    39:27
  22. 30.
    LESSONS LEARNED: How this large Catholic high school used tech to teach during Covid-19
    32:48
  23. 31.
    A Simple Way to Expand Internet Access in Your Community
    36:53
  24. 32.
    Providing Rural Connectivity
    41:49
  25. 33.
    Legislative Update: Broadband Policies That Impact Communities
    25:47
  26. 34.
    Expert Advice: An Elementary School Teacher Shares Her Top 5 Tips for Parents
    11:50
  27. 35.
    Expert Advice: 5 Top Tips for Improving Your Home Internet
    14:44
  28. 36.
    2020 Marconi Winner Dr. Andrea Goldsmith
    38:36
  29. 37.
    Why Tech is Critical for Agriculture, Rural Business
    30:59
  30. 38.
    Improving Your Home's Internet Security During COVID-19 and Beyond
    33:56
  31. 39.
    Community and State COVID-19 Response Plans for Improving Resident, Business Internet NOW
    40:37
  32. 40.
    Tracking and Improving Upon Technology for Schools Before, During, and After COVID-19
    28:11
  33. 41.
    Digital Works: Helping People Get Legitimate Online Jobs During COVID-19
    31:14
  34. 42.
    How Digital Inclusion Impacts Us All
    23:37
  35. 43.
    Telemedicine in a Time of Coronavirus: What a Recent Study on Telehealth Can Teach Us
    38:12

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