Federal E-Rate funding has remained relatively flat since it was introduced in 1998. However, now -- amid a call for expanded access to broadband Internet in schools -- Keith Krueger, CEO of the Consortium for School Networking, is calling on educators to contact the Federal Communications Commission to request more funding. He suggests visiting www.edtechactionnetwork.org for details on the effort to secure additional funding and joining the "99 in 5" campaign -- dedicated to improving high-speed access for students.

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