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59% of U.S. parents with lower incomes say their child may face digital obstacles in schoolwork

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The FINANCIAL -- Roughly six-in-ten parents with lower incomes said it’s likely their homebound children would face at least one digital obstacle to doing their schoolwork, according to Pew Research. Overall, 38% of parents with children whose K-12 schools closed in the spring said that their child was very or somewhat likely to face one or more of these issues. In addition, parents with middle incomes were about twice as likely as parents with higher incomes to report anticipating issues.…

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59% of U.S. parents with lower incomes say their child may face digital obstacles in schoolwork

5 mins read

The FINANCIAL -- Roughly six-in-ten parents with lower incomes said it’s likely their homebound children would face at least one digital obstacle to doing their schoolwork, according to Pew Research. Overall, 38% of parents with children whose K-12 schools closed in the spring said that their child was very or somewhat likely to face one or…

Suicide bomber blows himself up near U.S. Embassy in Tunisia

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The FINANCIAL – A man has blown himself up near the US embassy in Tunisia leaving at least five people wounded. The attack took place in the business district of the Lac, an area in the east of Tunis. Tunisian police have cordoned off the area and a nearby school has been closed while they…

Russia Blamed for Massive Cyber Attack

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The FINANCIAL -- The US, UK, and Georgia accused the Russian military Thursday of being behind a major 2019 cyber attack on Georgia that disrupted "several thousand Georgian government and privately-run websites and interrupted the broadcast of at least two major television stations."…