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Completed Digital Inclusion Plans
- Land of Sky (Buncombe, Henderson, Madison, Transylvania counties)
- Upper Coastal Plain COG (Edgecombe, Halifax, Nash, Northampton, Wilson counties)
- Carteret County
- Forsyth County
- Durham County
- Rockingham County
- Alamance County
- Randolph County
Past Workshops & Webinars
Digital Inclusion 101
This workshop provides an introduction to digital inclusion, including definitions and a review of state level data.
Intro to Digital Inclusion Planning
This workshop provides an overview of digital inclusion planning, including 1) what is a digital inclusion plan and its key elements? 2) who should be involved in the planning process, and 3) best practices for developing a digital inclusion plan.
This workshop provides an overview of digital inclusion asset mapping and reviews elements of the North Carolina digital inclusion plan template.
Challenges and Best Practices
This workshop highlights the real experiences of digital inclusion planning committees across North Carolina. What do they wish they had known before starting the planning process? What was most helpful? What was the biggest challenge?
American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funds and Digital Inclusion
A BAND-NC webinar on how to use ARPA funds for digital inclusion projects.
The Digital Inclusion Coalition Guidebook
This Guidebook reflects lessons learned from six established community-wide digital inclusion coalitions.
National Digital Inclusion Alliance
Digital Inclusion Template & Guide
First-of-its-kind template and guide to help communities create digital inclusion plans to reduce the digital divide and prioritize digital equity for their residents.
NCDIT Broadband Infrastructure Office
Samantha Graham, Digital Inclusion Initiative Leader