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Shaker Heights, OH – Charter Communications, Inc. today announced a relaunch of its Remote Education Offer providing free Spectrum Internet – with speeds up to 200 Mbps in most markets – and WiFi access for 60 days to households with K-12th graders, college students and/or educators. The promotion is available for customers who live in a Spectrum market and do not currently have Spectrum Internet services. To enroll, new customers can call 844-310-1198 and a free self-installation kit will be provided.
In addition to the Remote Education Offer, Charter is making high-speed broadband more accessible through Spectrum Internet Assist (SIA), its high-speed, low cost broadband program available to eligible low-income households and seniors. SIA includes a free internet modem, high-speed data at 30 Mbps, no data caps or contracts, and optional in-home WiFi service for an additional $5/mo. SIA is available to households in which one or more members are a recipient of assistance through the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) of the NSLP, or Supplemental Security Income (for applicants age 65+). Charter will offer two-free months of Spectrum Internet Assist (SIA) to eligible low-income households with students or an educator not already a Spectrum customer.
Please read the Spanish version of this press release here.
The Shaker Heights Youth Center is very pleased to be able to provide remote learning pods for the upcoming nine weeks starting on Tuesday, September 15th. We understand that if school returns to an in-person setting, necessary changes to this time frame will be made.
The goal of the Learning Pod program is to maximize the students’ learning by providing educational and social-emotional support. The program will utilize the remote instruction provided by Shaker Heights City Schools. The learning pod will consist of nine students and a Youth Center teacher. The teacher’s goal is to assist the student to fully benefit from the instruction provided. Shaker Heights Youth Center staff will also provide social-emotional education and support.
Students will be selected by Shaker Heights City Schools. Breakfast and lunch will be provided by the Schools.
For parents with questions, contact John Lisy, Executive Director of the Shaker Heights Youth Center, at 216-752-9292.
TIMES | LOCATIONS
Grades 1-4 will begin at 8:00 am and end at 4:00 pm. / Lomond School
Grades 5-6 will begin at 8:00 am and end at 4:00 pm. / High School
Grades 7-8 will begin at 8:30 am and end at 4:15 pm. / High School
Grades 9-12 will begin at 8:45 am and end at 4:00 pm. / High School