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September 26, 2013

Cloud Computing Jeopardizes Student Privacy, Report Warns

The growing use of cloud computing by European schools is putting students there at risk of being "tracked and profiled," a new report says.

September 24, 2013

Indiana Students Quickly Outwit School iPad Security

Hundreds of Indiana students circumvented security filters on new district-issued iPads, highlighting a major challenge with device deployments.

September 23, 2013

Cyber Attacks on School Networks Increasing

A recent "denial-of-service" attack on Kentucky's statewide student data-management network highlights how districts are being targeted by hackers.

August 12, 2013

Social Media a 'Frightening' New Threat to Test Security?

Social media and the extended testing windows of multi-state, common-core exams could mean new opportunities to cheat, said an industry expert.

April 18, 2013

FCC Appoints Director of Digital Learning

The FCC announced the appointment of Michael Steffen as Director of Digital Learning, a new digital learning role.

March 13, 2013

Free-Speech Groups Condemn Suspensions Over "Harlem Shake" Video

Several Pennsylvania students were suspended for a what a school labeled a "very graphic and very vulgar" imitation of the Harlem Shake, prompting condemnation from civil rights groups.

January 17, 2013

Ohio School Community at Center of Controversy Threatened by Cyber Attacks

A number of digital threats made in a small Ohio community following a high-profile rape investigation illustrate the complicated nature of school cyber security in the 21st century.

December 19, 2012

New Federal Rules on Children's Privacy Set for Digital Devices

The Federal Trade Commission finalized rules that specify the types of personal information that cannot be collected from children without parental notice and consent.

November 01, 2012

Teachers Report Mixed Impact of Digital Media

Educators say the Internet and digital tools are helping improve students' research habits, but hurting their attention spans, according to two surveys.

August 31, 2012

Digital Immigrants Helping the Natives

The case for digital literacy education may best be explained by teachers.

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