Broadband News of Interest - December

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Internet articles about education, public safety, healthcare and government in relation to the broadband industry.

Making the computer science grade in Iowa 
Iowa's goal is to have computer science classes in all k-12 schools

FCC Project Looks to Tie Broadband, Telehealth to Better Cancer Care
The FCC's Connect2Health Task Force and the National Cancer Institute will be looking at whether better broadband access leads to more telehealth programs and better care and outcomes for cancer patients..

Three Keys to Securing a University Network
Universities face the unenviable task of providing an open network to support higher education while maintaining proper security. It sounds like an oxymoron, but it can be done. 1) Minimize the damage ahead of time; 2) Educate your users; & 3) Consider the cloud by backing up critical data daily

Learning Upgrade: Technology in Iowa Schools 
Video features stories from four Iowa school districts about how they have leveraged technology to accelerate change in their classrooms.

A North Iowa Shop Class is Going High-Tech 
Technology is being incorporated in all aspects throughout the classroom.