Schools and Libraries (E-Rate)

About the Program

Resources & Tools

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Modernization Order

Trainings & Outreach

Online Learning Library

These learning tools are designed to help you understand and manage the form filing process, FCC requirements, and other elements of the Schools and Libraries Program. Tools include videos, recorded webinars, and interactive modules.

FCC Form 470

Video

Competitive Bidding
13:54 minutes | March 2015

Video

FY2015 Form Updates
3:01 minutes | December 2014

Video

Preparing to File
10:32 minutes | January 2015

Video

How to File Online
14:46 minutes | December 2014

Video

How to Continue Incomplete Forms
1:53 minutes | December 2014

Video

How to Certify a Submitted Form
5:15 minutes | December 2014

Video

Receipt Notification Letter (RNL)
4:11 minutes | March 2015

FCC Form 471

Video

Urban/Rural Lookup Tool
10:24 minutes | January 2015

Video

Before You Begin
4:11 minutes | January 2015

Video

Starting Your Application
6:11 minutes | January 2015

Video

Continuing Your Application
4:28 minutes | January 2015

Video

Discount Calculations for School Districts
13:42 minutes | January 2015

Video

Funding Request Key Information
9:49 minutes | January 2015

FCC Form 486

Video

Preparing to File
10:29 minutes | December 2014

Video

How to File Online
14:44 minutes | December 2014

Webinar Recordings

Webinar

Urban/Rural Tool
15:43 minutes | January 2015

Webinar

Discount Calculations
25:54 minutes | January 2015

Webinar

Category Two Budgets
25:26 minutes | January 2015

Webinar

Program Compliance
46:14 minutes | December 2014

webinar

Eligible Services
23:45 minutes | December 2014

Webinar

FCC Form 470 Demo Webinar
24:42 minutes | December 2014

webinar

E-rate Modernization Order Webinar
50:49 minutes | November 2014

Video

Eligible Services: Dark Fiber
4:05 minutes | September 2011

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Interactive Module

INTERACTIVE MODULE: Navigate through an interactive module to learn how to complete tasks integral to universal service programs. Requires Adobe Flash software.

Recorded Webinar

RECORDED WEBINAR: View a recorded webinar from start-to-finish.

Video

VIDEO: Watch a video and learn about a variety of topics from form filing tips to program process overviews and common concerns.