The original item was published from October 17, 2017 3:06 PM to January 27, 2018 12:00 AM
Johnson with EdTech Strategies will present a two-part informational
webinar on the E-Rate program. This will not be a step-by-step
will cover the changes and challenges in applying for the E-Rate
Part 1, on November 30, will highlight
the strengths and weaknesses of the E- rate Productivity Center (EPC)
for application management. It will also cover the bidding and Form 470
processes to start the FY2018 application cycle.
Part 2, on December 19, will help participants on the next steps of the
application process, and point out stumbling blocks or pitfalls that may
emerge due to the constantly changing rules and interpretations.
Your progress will be steadier and less stressful if you are familiar
with the current status of the program and the tools you'll be using, so
don’t miss it! Webinars will be recorded and the archives will be
available only until January 25, 2018.
Aleck Johnson has worked in the education and information technology
field for more than 20 years.
In addition to consulting at USAC prior to co-founding EdTech
Strategies, he has coordinated a number of political efforts before the
Federal Communications Commission and Congress around the E-rate,
instructional television fixed service, cable open access, intellectual
property, and low power FM radio. He previously worked for the American
Library Association, American Association of School Administrators, and
founded his own consulting firm providing services to a broad range of
associations, nonprofits, and for-profit companies