Low Cost Opportunities

Every tech educator should know about these ways to get stuff cheap!

California Teleconnect Fund The CTF program provides a 50% discount on select communications services to schools, libraries, hospitals and other non-profit organizations.

Low cost internet for students Everyoneon.org lists offers for home internet service (usually around $10/month). Students who receive free and reduced price lunch may qualify for Comcast Internet Essentials.

Tech Soup TechSoup is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit connecting your nonprofit, charity, foundation, or public library with technology products and services.

eRate The universal service Schools and Libraries Program, commonly known as the E-rate Program, helps ensure that schools and libraries can obtain telecommunications and Internet access at affordable rates.

Apple Volume Purchasing Plan The VPP program provides a 50% discount on iOS and Mac apps for quantities of 20 or more.