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Education in Our Schools: Closing the Gap on the Digital Divide

Posted at 10:39 AM, Feb 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-09 10:39:27-05

Education plays a significant role in preparing students for career and financial opportunities in the future. However, in an increasingly digital world, there is a divide between students who have sufficient access to computers and internet access and those who do not. The increased shift to remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic shined a spotlight on the digital divide. Every student deserves the chance to prosper.

Financial expert, Winnie Sun will discuss how Intuit is partnering with school districts to close the gap on this digital divide and expand possibilities for students and teachers around the world.

About Winnie Sun:Winnie is one of the most trusted and followed financial voices on social media today. Her trending business tweetchat averages over 150 MM impressions per week on Twitter. With more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Winnie serves on the CNBC Financial Advisor Council, is a popular Forbes contributor, is a regular Good Day Los Angeles, Fox News and Digital Trends television contributor. She has been selected as Investment News’ Twenty Women to Watch*, is a frequent keynote speaker at national and international events and national spokesperson for travel and business lifestyle brands. She was the host of TuneIn radio’s business show Renegade Millionaire and is host to the Winnie Sun Podcast.

She is frequently quoted in publications including The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, ABC, The New York Times, Yahoo! Finance, AOL Finance, and many others.

Winnie serves as the host of Level Up With Winnie, which airs on NASDAQ (8MM MUV), Amazon FIRE TV, and Roku. She is also the executive producer and host of ModernMom Mondays LIVE for Modern Mom (1.6MM MUV). She also hosts a daily weekday livestream show on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube. Management Specialist, and Lead Financial Advisor for the Sun Group at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

About Intuit:

Intuit Inc. is an American business and financial software company that develops and sells financial, accounting, and tax preparation software and related services for small businesses, accountants, and individuals.

Produced for: Intuit