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Demand for broadband in schools strong, E-Rate survey shows

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

E-Rate recipients came out in record numbers for an annual survey conducted by Funds For Learning, which found sustained demand for bandwidth.

FCC considers limiting broadband funding for rural schools and libraries

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

The FCC voted to limit spending on the Universal Service Fund. The change could be finalized after a second vote in three months.

Lawmakers want the FCC to fund Wi-Fi on school buses

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

New legislation would use E-rate funds to bring internet access to students who may not have connections at home.

Broadband connectivity is rising in K-12 as cost falls, report finds

by Colin Wood • 7 months ago

CoSN's annual infrastructure report reveals a positive connectivity trend contrasted with challenges around funding and cybersecurity staffing.

Senators propose E-rate eligibility for school bus Wi-Fi

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

The legislation, aimed at improving internet access for K-12 students, would direct the FCC to add school buses to its broadband discount program.

Oregon establishes fund-matching program for K-12 broadband services

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The fund, announced by Gov. Kate Brown Friday, will catalyze up to million in broadband investment in rural Oregon in the first year.

Survey sheds light on why educators fear a future without net neutrality

by EdScoop Staff • 2 years ago

On the eve of FCC's net neutrality repeal, Funds for Learning issued a report highlighting the importance of broadband and digital equity.

School leaders, edtech organizations plead with FCC to preserve E-rate

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

In letters to the commission, superintendents and advocates describe the benefits of E-rate's Category Two Services and request continued funding.

EdTech Hero: Todd Lawrence elevates E-rate program in Idaho

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

Lawrence doesn't just connect schools in Idaho to broadband. He ensures that connectivity is high-quality and low-cost.

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