An Explanatory Model of the Challenges Faced by
California Connects Learners and Community Trainers

Sustainable Broadband Adoption is a Continuous Learning Process

Learning Curve Alone


California Connects’ Model of Intervention

Digital Competency Graph

Digital competency is a continuous, incremental learning process in which understanding of new technology is scaffolded on existing knowledge.

  • Informs concepts of Digital Inclusion and Sustainable Broadband Adoption.
  • Identifies problems, challenges, and solutions in a single comprehensive framework.
  • Initiates grounded broadband-adoption strategies based on experiential-learning models.


Sustainable Broadband Adoption is in Practice