Instead, workers in a 21st Century WPA program built with social distancing in mind could start to focus their talents immediately through a unified platform, upgrading the technology of government agencies and adding much-needed efficiencies. There are plenty of computer engineers, coders, designers who could get to work immediately. Volunteers could be added to a solid base of paid workers, rewarded with tax breaks, free college tuition and skills training — like the G.I. Bill of 1944.