A bill that would protect K-12 students from sharing their social media accounts with school officials made it through a special task force in Wyoming's legislature.
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October 01, 2015
September 24, 2015
Florida law enforcement officials end their investigation into cyberattacks that disrupted statewide testing earlier this year.
September 02, 2015
Just 13 percent of K-12 teachers today have integrated social media into classroom instruction, finds a poll from the University of Phoenix.
August 24, 2015
Amplify's massive, open, online AP computer science course, which is used by individual students and entire schools, will be rebranded as Edhesive.
August 11, 2015
A new partnership between Univision and Common Sense Media aims to help Hispanic households access broadband service and information on safe Internet usage.
May 08, 2015
Common Sense Media is working with over 20 districts to establish a rating system for the privacy policies and security of ed-tech products.
January 20, 2015
Google, a company that has been criticized for its privacy policies, has signed a pledge to protect students' online information endorsed by President Obama.
December 02, 2014
The justices take up a case that includes a Facebook reference to shooting up a school. Was it a true threat, or a "therapeutic" vent?
September 11, 2014
Devices and apps have evolved since 2010, probably more quickly than parents' strategies for monitoring teens' digital usage and regulating teens' digital access as a form of discipline.
June 17, 2014
New York's highest court considers what is expected to be a landmark case for policies criminalizing cyberbullying.