Raspberry Pi Foundation -
learn at home campaign
The Raspberry Pi Foundation is a UK-based educational charity that works to put the power of computing and digital making into the hands of people all over the world.
Part of the Foundation’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic and social distancing measures is to send free Raspberry Pi computers to students who currently lack the technology to complete their school work at home. Generously funded by the Bloomfield Trust, Raspberry Pi’s are now being distributed throughout the UK.
RPF LEARN AT HOME CAMPAIGN- BLOG NEWS
Closing the digital divide with Raspberry Pi Computers
RPF Blog Article - February 22, 2021
One of the harsh lessons we learned last year was that far too many young people still don’t have a computer for learning at home. There has always been a digital divide; the pandemic has just put it centre-stage. The good news is that the cost of solving this problem is now trivial compared to the cost of allowing it to persist.
Distributing Raspberry Pi computers to help families access education
RPF Blog Article - July 9, 2020
The closure of schools has called attention to the digital divide, which sees poorer families struggling or unable to access education*. The coronavirus pandemic didn’t cause this divide, but it has highlighted it and its impact on many people in our society.