Jules Polonetsky, executive director of the Future of Privacy Forum, spoke to Education Week about the challenges industry faces in complying with state and district data-privacy laws.
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February 17, 2015
February 13, 2015
Google has bought app-maker Launchpad Toys, prompting speculation about how the Silicon Valley corporation is expanding its reach into the market for kids and families.
February 04, 2015
New York City is one of three "test-bed networks" experimenting with new ways to quickly evaluate ed-tech products in real-world settings.
January 22, 2015
Companies signing a student-data privacy pledge could be subject to federal or state enforcement actions if they don't live up to their word.
January 20, 2015
Google has signed a pledge to protect student data privacy, after the company had initially not agreed to make the public commitment.
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.
January 13, 2015
Duolingo, which uses digital games to teach languages, hopes to translate its consumer success into dominance of the K-12 education market.
December 24, 2014
Clever raised $30 million, Everspring attracted $10 million, and SurveyMonkey raised $250 million this month.
December 19, 2014
Guests Holly Clark and Kyle Pace debated Chromebooks versus iPads in an #EWedchat this week. Chat participants discussed the pros and cons of each device and shared resources for educators.
December 04, 2014
"Disney Imagicademy" was launched today by Disney Publishing Worldwide, part of an education initiative for young children that will incorporate apps, books, and toys.