The Communicators Schedule

Week of October 18 through October 25

All times and durations are subject to change

Monday, October 19
8:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Communicators with Brendan CarrBrendan Carr; Peter Slen; Cat ZakrzewskiFCC Commissioner Brendan Carr (R) talked about regulation and the internet in relation to ... FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr (R) talked about regulation and the internet in relation to President Trump’s executive order on Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act. Section 230 shields websites from liability for content their users post. He also talked about 5G infrastructure and the “digital divide” between school children amid the coronavirus pandemic. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Communicators with Brendan CarrBrendan Carr; Peter Slen; Cat ZakrzewskiFCC Commissioner Brendan Carr (R) talked about regulation and the internet in relation to ... FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr (R) talked about regulation and the internet in relation to President Trump’s executive order on Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act. Section 230 shields websites from liability for content their users post. He also talked about 5G infrastructure and the “digital divide” between school children amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Friday, October 23
11:05 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Communicators with Allen PrattDavid Crothers; Alyson Klein; Allen Pratt; Peter SlenAllen Pratt, director of the National Rural Education Association, talked the impact on rural ... Allen Pratt, director of the National Rural Education Association, talked the impact on rural students of online learning in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Many students deal with sometimes nonexistent, sometimes too expensive internet access, and schools were looking for creative options. David Crothers, director of the Broadband Association of North Dakota, also briefly joined the conversation to discuss why that state had successfully made internet connection possible for almost all students.
Saturday, October 24
8:33 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Communicators with Allen PrattDavid Crothers; Alyson Klein; Allen Pratt; Peter SlenAllen Pratt, director of the National Rural Education Association, talked the impact on rural ... Allen Pratt, director of the National Rural Education Association, talked the impact on rural students of online learning in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic. Many students deal with sometimes nonexistent, sometimes too expensive internet access, and schools were looking for creative options. David Crothers, director of the Broadband Association of North Dakota, also briefly joined the conversation to discuss why that state had successfully made internet connection possible for almost all students.