A recently passed Missouri law that restricts social networking relationships between teachers and students making local and national headlines.
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August 06, 2011
July 06, 2011
In just over a year, the San Francisco non-profit has broadened its curriculum to reach K-12 students at all grade levels.
June 06, 2011
A new report finds that most parents see the dangers of digital media to childrens' health and privacy, but don't believe their own children are seriously threatened.
March 28, 2011
The civil rights advocate says schools that block gay- and lesbian-related online content are acting unconstitutionally and unlawfully.
February 15, 2011
This week's ed-tech news includes the debut of a new kid-safe social network and an ed-tech-centric reaction to the Capitol Hill budget clash.
December 13, 2010
The nonprofit online safety group will team with the telecommunications company to offer its digital literacy curriculum and other online resources.
November 23, 2010
This time, Common Sense Media is targeting 4th and 5th graders with lessons about Internet security, privacy, and responsible digital behavior.
November 17, 2010
Internet safety experts (ISC)2 also warn that boys may perceive themselves as less at risk online than girls.
October 28, 2010
A new study crafts two model policies to help K-12 schools guard against student misuse of mobile devices such as cellphones and laptops.
October 18, 2010
A new survey released by the National School Boards Association tracks the trends and opinions of more than 200 ed-tech leaders.