Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Quality Digital Learning Study

The 89th Arkansas General formed the Quality Digital Learning Study Committee to “establish and maintain the necessary infrastructure and bandwidth to sufficiently facilitate and deliver a quality digital learning environment in each school district and public charter school."

In conjunction with key stakeholders, the Quality Digital Learning Study Committee will: 

  • Study the deployment of high-speed broadband to schools, classrooms, and communities sufficient to meeting the evolving needs of teaching and learning in a digital age
  • Research the technology to improve teaching and learning through professional development and provide access to affordable, effective digital learning tools, and applications in all schools
  • Identify the short and long-term infrastructure, broadband and digital learning needs of Arkansas public schools
  • Devise methods to establish and maintain sufficient broadband capacity to provide quality digital learning opportunities in Arkansas public schools

Meeting Dates

The Committee will meet at the Arkansas Department of Education from 10:00 am to 11:30 am on the following dates:



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