BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE
Pre-approved solutions. World-class providers. Available right now.
Schools across New Jersey need practical and affordable solutions to close the access gap in student devices and Internet connectivity. In response to the current crisis, the ESCNJ has expanded its popular NJDRLAP program and added new services to help schools bridge the Digital Divide. The ESCNJ is here to help schools get what they need to deliver instruction safely this fall, whether on campus, at home or in a hybrid setting.
APPLY FOR CARES ACT FUNDS NOW
The ESCNJ can help you find what you need to apply and get approved..
The New Jersey Department of Education is distributing emergency relief grants to schools to bridge the Digital Divide. The ESCNJ has pre-approved contracts that make it easier to identify costs for necessary components to quickly improve Internet connectivity and access to digital devices. Follow our step-by-step process to identify what you need, pick the components and complete your successful grant application.
Safe access wherever learning occurs.
It is no longer enough to deliver fast and secure Internet connections on campus. Today, every student requires safe access to secure networks whether they connect at school, at home or in a mobile environment. The ESCNJ has affordable solutions from leading providers available right now.
Reliable computers for one-to-one learning.
The days of handing out computers in the morning and collecting them at the end of the day are over. Every student needs a reliable personal device for digital instruction on the go. Whether laptops, tablets or smartphones, the ESCNJ has leading brands at low prices ready to purchase.
Establishing safe access to Internet connectivity and distributing one-to-one digital devices is critical to closing the Digital Divide, but schools need much more to deliver effective hybrid learning. The ESCNJ offers diverse solutions to keep your students safe online and pre-approved services to facilitate quality instruction in a digital environment.