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Posted: Friday, October 16, 2020 6:11 pm

Ector County ISD is committed to bridging the digital divide in the community, and is exploring multiple avenues for doing so. 

On Tuesday, school district leaders will host a press conference announcing a new project that will make ECISD the first school district in the United States to use this innovative technology to deliver high-speed internet service to its students. The announcement is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in a location to be announced.

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