Live, real-time access to school camera systems could improve police response to tragedies. But law-enforcement surveillance in public schools could also have negative consequences.
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December 13, 2018
December 05, 2018
Some district technology leaders say having staff email addresses publicly available opens the door for phishing scams and potential hacks.
October 11, 2018
K-12 leaders should look for help from other school districts when they're struggling to get their management and learning systems back online after a hurricane.
October 08, 2018
Twenty-two states now have K-12 computer-science standards, and 15 states require all high schools to offer computer science, a new report finds.
August 22, 2018
Ohio is seeking to recoup millions of dollars in funds from now-defunct online charter school, the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow.
July 10, 2018
The mid-year closure of Ohio's largest full-time online charter school has had far-reaching effects, as seen in a roundup of recent headlines.
May 07, 2018
The state's education secretary says the move will help ensure students' preparedness for the "21st century marketplace."
April 06, 2018
All districts in Wyoming will be required to provide K-12 computer science instruction, and Idaho high schools will offer at least one high school CS course.
March 06, 2018
Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill intended to prevent internet service providers from blocking or slowing online content in the state.
February 08, 2018
Many advocates say that modeling appropriate behavior with the devices is the way to go, and that a "ban is not a plan."