News

  • E-Rate
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016
    Do not miss these important E-rate news about the eligible services list, the funding commitment decision letter, upcoming K12HSN E-rate training sessions and more!

  • E-Rate
    Wednesday, September 7, 2016
    Do not miss these important news related to E-rate! Friday, October 28, 2016 is the invoicing deadline for Category 1 recurring services and it is quickly approaching. Your local education agency (LEA) must complete several activities prior to this deadline.

  • E-Rate
    Thursday, May 5, 2016
    More information about the California Teleconnect Fund Decision, the Program Integrity Assurance Review. We'll also share some E-rate Productivity Center Highlights (Annexes and Entity Numbers) and information on the CDS numbers within EPC...

  • E-Rate
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    The FCC announced on Friday, April 15, 2016, that the E-rate filing window has been extended to allow additional time for applicants to submit their applications. The new deadline for submitting applications is now May 26, 2016.

  • E-Rate
    Monday, March 28, 2016
    The last possible date to submit an FCC Form 470 to start the E-rate bidding process is April 1, 2016. Schools and Libraries Division Weekly News Briefs on E-rate: Part-Time Students

  • E-Rate
    Tuesday, March 22, 2016
    On Thursday, March 31, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is scheduled to vote on the modernization of the Lifeline program "to efficiently and effectively connect low-income Americans to broadband, strengthen program oversight...

  • E-Rate
    Thursday, March 3, 2016
    The E-rate application window opened at noon on February 3, 2016, and will close at 11:59 p.m. EDT, or 8:59 p.m. PDT, on April 29, 2016. The last possible date to submit a Federal Communication Center Form 470 to start the E-rate bidding process...

  • E-Rate
    Thursday, February 4, 2016
    Recently, the EducationSuperHighway (ESH) released a new tool called Compare & Connect K-12 that provides E-rate data transparency with the intent of helping school districts get more bandwidth for their network budgets.

  • E-Rate
    Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    The window for filing E-rate applications for Funding Year (FY) 2016 will open Wednesday, February 3 at noon and close Friday, April 29 at 11:59:59 EDT. This will provide a window of 87 days, which is about 2 weeks longer than the usual window.

  • E-Rate
    Friday, January 15, 2016
    This E-rate Newsflash includes information about the E-rate window for 2016-17, USAC's E-rate Productivity Center, upcoming E-rate and CTF trainings, and more...