The Plano, Texas, school district is looking for a way to close the digital divide between poor students and their peers. School officials envision a wireless internet network that would blanket the city and provide free online access to low-income families and students, and they hope to get there in about two years, reports the Dallas Morning News. There are technological and financial hurdles, as well as the failures of other municipalities and school districts that have tried similar plans. But Plano officials say providing Wi-Fi to low-income families is important and necessary for a student demographic that's mostly cut...

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