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What do schools and libraries need to do to qualify for the e-rate discounts as defined by the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA)?

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The Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) allows schools and libraries to get discounts on internet access.  In order to qualify for these discounts, the schools and libraries must meet a number of requirements.  These requirements are meant to prevent children from being exposed to material on the internet that is harmful to them.  They are also meant to prevent predators from gaining access to minors who are using the internet. 

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