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  • Jott keeps kids connected in the classroom
  • Jott keeps kids connected in the classroom
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Jott: No data? No problem

Gen Z are mad for mobiles and messaging; 88% of US teens have access to a cell or smartphone, typically sending and receiving 30 texts per day. But without WiFi or data plans, it’s hard to stay connected in the classroom. Thanks to messaging app Jott, you can chat to your mates without either.

Location United States

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Gen Z are mad for mobiles and messaging; 88% of US teens have access to a cell or smartphone, typically sending and receiving 30 texts per day. [1] But they often don’t have data plans, and with more than half of US public schools not providing WiFi access for students, it’s hard to stay connected in classrooms. [2]

Using Bluetooth low energy, Jott is an app that works without a data plan or WiFi connection – so long as those you’re texting are nearby. Armed with accessibility, “Jott becomes the equivalent of passing notes ...

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