FCC votes to auction off Educational Broadband Service in 2020
Telecommunications providers will soon compete for licenses for the 2.5 GHz spectrum to build out the next generation of their wireless networks.
FCC reveals plan to license educational spectrum to 5G carriers
The commission will hold a vote next month that educators fear will reverse a 50-year tradition prioritizing access for educational institutions.
Schools scramble to file E-Rate applications before April deadline
So far, school officials have submitted about 20,860 applications to vie for millions of dollars in federal funds for Internet upgrades.