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Lessons from CUTGroup Focus Groups on Digital Skills

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Smart Chicago’s Civic User Testing Group (CUTGroup) conducted focus groups on digital skills and digital skills resources in Chicago. One of the goals of the focus groups was to understand how we can better connect residents to technology resources in their neighborhood. To read all of the lessons and access all of the data from these…

An Infographic on Internet Access in Chicago

What is the state of at-home broadband adoption in Chicago? We analyzed the most recent American Community Survey data to understand the state of connectivity in Chicago: At-home broadband adoption is a pivotal piece of digital equity, but not the only piece. Currently there is no means to consistently measure gaps in digital skills, digital learning…