PBH delivers 47,000 chips for internet access and creates e-mails for students

Name of the local/regional government
Belo Horizonte
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Type of initiative
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Metropolitan Area
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In order to facilitate direct communication with students and their families, and access to the Google Classroom Learning Platform, the Municipal Department of Education delivered 47 thousand chips to families with difficulty in accessing the internet and created about 200 thousand e-mail accounts to all Kindergarten and Elementary School students. This measure is a complement to the recently resumed on-site education, within the scope of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

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As a reaction to specific problems generated by the pandemic

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