E-rate 2.0- What You Need to Know

Moderated by Kevin Hogan, eSchool News, Editor-at-Large

shutterstock_175470365 This webinar is designed for IT professionals and administrators in K-12 education.  The federal government has launched the new E-Rate 2.0 program (July 2014) to provide funds to accelerate the transformation of education in the United States.  These funds are available for eligible public school districts and independent private schools to help close the “Wi-Fi Gap.”  The government expects E-Rate 2.0 to expand Wi-Fi to more than 10 million students in 2015 alone.

Xirrus E-Rate expert, Jeff Jennings, leads the discussion on the practical steps you can take to maximize your knowledge & chances of getting E-Rate funding.

 

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You’ll learn:

  • What the new rules mean to you
  • How the application & processes will work
  • Where & how you can apply the funds most effectively
  • Key milestone dates that you need to consider
  • How to calculate what funding is available to your district
  • Wi-Fi technology investments that bear consideration
Webinar Speakers:
     Lisa Dewey, Xirrus
     Jeff Jennings, Xirrus
     Caitlin Barclay, Arrow
     Scott Tangeman, Arrow

 

Sponsored by:

Xirrus