Reference Chapter 4 and 5 of Ginsberg (2011)
Ginsberg, L. H. (2011). Social work in rural communities. Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education. 5th edition ISBN: 978-0-87293-146-6
Part I: Discuss the ‘digital divide’ and the inequality of digital access in rural areas. What are the implications of these dynamics in working with rural communities? What technological barriers do you see in your community, and how might you work to address them? Minimum of 250 words.
Part II: Locate an article, organization, or policy that addresses rural technology and/or communication. Summarize what you have found and discuss possible benefits and challenges.