Common Sense Education on E-rate and CIPA

E-rate is a federal program designed to bring Internet connectivity and telecommunications into schools. All schools receiving E-rate discounts must comply with the Internet safety educational requirements outlined in the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA). Use these resources to help your school comply with these requirements.

The Common Sense Education E-rate Toolkit

Tools for Administrators

These free tools will help you meet the educational requirements outlined in the Children's Internet Protection Act. Use the robust lessons and helpful documentation templates to demonstrate your commitment to teaching kids how to use technology safely


Tools for Teachers

Use these tools to help students learn to use technology safely, respectfully, and responsibly. It contains a selection of engaging, practical, and effective lessons from our K-12 Digital Literacy & Citizenship curriculum handpicked for your classroom.