CANFIELD — Canfield High School, West Branch Middle School and Mahoning Unlimited Classroom have received the Connect for Success grant, giving more students access to laptops.
Mobile Beacon will supply the schools with 25 laptops and hot spots. Each hot spot can support up to 10 devices, and the equipment can be used by students before, during or after school. The laptops will have Microsoft Suite products.
Mobile Beacon of Rhode Island was created by the North American Catholic Educational Programming Foundation. Founded in 2019, the company works to help schools libraries and nonprofits connect to the internet. Free, unlimited 4G LTE internet access will be provided for 12 months, with the option to continue internet service once the year is complete.