Tag: FCC


FCC proposes $200M for K-12 cybersecurity

August 4, 2023

Via: eSchool News

Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel is asking her fellow Commissioners to support a proposal that would take further steps to enhance cybersecurity protections to protect school networks. In a speech before the School Superintendents Association and the Association of […]


Will the FCC reevaluate E-rate’s role in school cybersecurity protections?

December 13, 2022

Via: K-12 Dive

Matsui’s plea to the FCC comes after the U.S. Government Accountability Office recently pointed out a lack of federal agency cooperation on K-12 cybersecurity. The watchdog agency in October wrote that the U.S. Department of Education and the Department of […]

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Should the FCC expand E-rate coverage to include cybersecurity?

September 6, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The CoSN report points out that though the E-rate program was designed to help defray the costs schools incur connecting students to the internet, the internet is now an essential communication tool for schools, businesses and homes. Meanwhile, the number […]