Requests for E-rate funds could hit $5.1 billion this year, in part thanks to new funding for internal wireless connections.
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March 17, 2015
February 26, 2015
School and library officials applauded the FCC's action, because they believe it prevents their institutions from being relegated to a "slow lane" of Internet service.
February 23, 2015
Federal Communications Commissioners Ajit Pai and Mike O'Rielly Monday asked the FCC chairman to release his 332-page "net neutrality" plan and postpone Thursday's scheduled vote.
February 04, 2015
By proposing that Internet service be regulated much like public utilities are, the FCC official seeks to retain "net neutrality."
January 26, 2015
New resources are available to help schools and libraries file for E-rate support following a year of historic changes to the program.
January 14, 2015
A major infusion of cash into the E-rate program, coupled with policy changes, should spark innovation in the digital industry, FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel predicts.
December 22, 2014
President Barack Obama touted the benefits of educational technology often last year, but how much influence has he actually had on moving digital learning forward?
December 11, 2014
Reaction to the newly approved funding increase for the federal E-rate program has been mostly positive.
December 10, 2014
The FCC will consider a proposal Thursday to raise E-rate funding from $2.4 billion to $3.9 billion a year.
November 17, 2014
The overall funding cap for the E-rate would rise from $2.4 billion to $3.9 billion a year, under a plan put forward by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.