"Hundreds sign petition against FCC's plan to commercialize education's wireless service"
May 09, 2019


Date: May 9, 2019

Outlet: EdScoop

Written By: Betsy Foresman

Excerpt: "The Federal Communications Commission received a petition with signatures from more than 800 organizations on Wednesday urging the federal agency not to commercialize a wireless service that has traditionally been dedicated to serving educational institutions and nonprofits.

The petition coincides with an anticipated decision by the FCC to dispense with many of the requirements controlling who can hold a license for its Educational Broadband Service, opening up licenses to commercial broadband providers."

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Original Posting: https://edscoop.com/hundreds-sign-petition-against-fccs-plan-to-commercialize-educations-wireless-service/

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