Yesterday, April 29, 2021, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has made available a website where people can go to check if they qualify for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, “that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low-income households.” The program’s information can be found at https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit Eligibility can be determined at https://getemergencybroadband.org/ You can find affordable internet options in New York State here https://forward.ny.gov/find-affordable-internet-options-new-york-state
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Attend Global Tech and Education Conference Co-Sponsored By ASA
Dear ASA Faculty,
This Saturday, on April 17th, ASA College will be co-sponsoring The New York State Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (NYS TESOL) Association’s global virtual conference addressing the ways we can bridge the digital divide and better use technology to promote educational access and equity. Leading authorities on VR, such as Vance Stevens, Heike Philp, and Phil Hubbard will lead hour-long keynote presentations. There will be over twenty presentations given during the 9AM to 6PM conference. ASA College Adjunct faculty, and Teachers College Ph.D. candidate Amany Alkhayat is the Chair of this conference. Assisted her incredible efforts are ASA College faculty and students – Derek Baylor, Publicity Chair; Christian Perticone, Exhibitor Chair; and Melba Sanchez, Graphic Designer.
See Schedule here: NYS TESOL TeLL SIG – Schedule
Presenter Information here: NYS TESOL TeLL SIG – Schedule
Mock Interviews NY and Online students, don’t miss your mock interview. The sessions will be held during scheduled class times, beginning on 5/10/2021 through 5/20/2021, via Zoom. Your schedule will be provided by your class instructor. ONL-01 students must call us at (718) 522- 9800 or (212) 672-6451 to schedule appointment. All students completing Career Development Seminar MUST participate. Reminder: The Mock Interview accounts for 40% of the final grade for the CDV Class. All students must be logged into...
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