What is eRate?
Schools need new technology to prepare students for careers in a rapidly changing world. The Education (eRate) program was specifically developed to assist schools in establishing adequate high-speed internet services as well as a robust internal Wi-Fi network by providing $4.7 billion annually to all nonprofit K-12 schools to support technology.
The process can be complicated, but the reward is significant. CTI oversees this complex program for you, thus allowing your personnel to focus on your daily operation demands.
Why CTI eRate Services?
CTI has a two phase approach:
1. Have experienced staff that know every juncture and undisclosed option to maximize results.
2. Be experts on the technology you’re applying for.
Call CTI eRate Services today and speak to an experiences e-Rate consultant.
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Testimonials / What Our Clients Say
eRate is an opportunity for your school to receive a substantial “rebate” for your communications that your school currently uses. However, the forms are complicated and the process is time-consuming. Thanks to Dan Burns’ leadership and assistance, our school will receive nearly $10,000 this year. It is money we would never have gotten on our… View Article
After visiting CTI’s website, I requested to be contacted for additional information. I promptly received a call from Dan who explained how their services worked and performed a background check on our filing practices in prior years. After beginning their services, I was turned over to one of CTI’s eRate Filing Specialist who then performed… View Article
We employed Dan Burns of CTI Communication Technologies, to assist us in designing a new telephone system to better serve our district. Circle USD 375 has six schools buildings, a district office, and three service buildings. The scope of the project was to connect all our buildings with voice and data using as much of… View Article
Thank you so much for helping Indian Rocks Christian School with its eRate filing. We could not have accomplished this without your help at CTI. Before speaking to you, I would not have known about the thousands of technology dollars that were available for our school. Also, thank you for your assistance with the actual… View Article
Before I met Dan Burns I had never heard of eRate, so entered the contractual relationship a little hesitant. I had thoughts such as “Is a good thing too good to be true? Will we really save money? Is this just a waste of our time and money?” But at the urging of my more… View Article
Imagine Schools has been working with CTI for 10 years now, we are still very pleased with their knowledge and abilities to maximize our ERATE discounts for our schools. CTI makes sure we meet all our deadlines for filing all forms, after 10 years we are still very pleased with the services they offer and… View Article
Clovis Christian Schools is grateful for the expertise and customer service that CTI has provided these last 11 years to complete the eRate filing process on its behalf. Erate filing can feel like a daunting and time-consuming task when navigating all the steps, timelines, and forms that must be filed annually. CTI accurately performs each… View Article
The Miller R-2 School District has been associated with CTI for several years, and they have been instrumental in helping us not only recover several years worth of past funds for telephony services, they’ve also been extremely beneficial in assisting us with accessing Category 2 funding for our district-wide wireless project a few years back. … View Article
It is my pleasure to write the following testimonial: We have been using the service of CTI for over 10 years. The CTI team is very knowledgeable and very helpful in helping customers to make the right decisions. CTI made the whole process of Erate filing so much easier. We could not have done… View Article
At CII, although I have only done business with CTI for a short time, I am pleased with the services that we have received regarding the filing of our eRate online application. In the past years this process is something I have always taken care of myself but because of an additional workload, the decision… View Article