'Take care of the infrastructure': How can we bridge the technological divide in online learning

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Senior lecturer shares thoughts on how the technological divide between the poor and rich can be bridged in online learning. Photo: Getty Images
Senior lecturer shares thoughts on how the technological divide between the poor and rich can be bridged in online learning. Photo: Getty Images

Although there were many advantages to this medium of education, many challenges were highlighted. The challenges included poor access to devices, limited participation, poor attendance, an inability to access course material and internet connectivity issues because disadvantaged students could not afford data.

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