Many take the internet for granted, but for many families it can be an added expense they simply can't afford.
Cox Communications has partnered with Connect2Compete, a nonprofit program that brings affordable Internet to qualifying households.
Cox says seventy-six percent of public school teachers assign Internet-based homework and families without a broadband Internet connection often struggle to keep up.
This discounted service is aimed at helping families to use the Internet at home for homework help, online educational materials, job searches, email and much more.
Oklahoma families may be eligible for Internet service for $9.95 a month if they meet the following criteria:
To see if you're eligible visit www.connect2compete.org/cox.