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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The backlog of student-privacy complaints from parents goes back years, an audit found, and the department lacks basic controls and procedures.
November 28, 2018
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November 01, 2018
October 18, 2018
A new toolkit from two advocacy organizations, Parent Coalition for Student Privacy and The Badass Teachers Association, aims to help educators deal with the world of data privacy and education technology.
September 13, 2018
The widespread collection of sensitive information via ed tech, combined with often-weak cybersecurity protections in schools, is leaving students at risk, the FBI warned.
September 12, 2018
Instagram released a new guide for parents, but outside experts had different messages on what to know about privacy, identity, and healthy use of the platform.
September 11, 2018
The Future of Privacy Forum outlined seven big privacy questions that parents should ask their children's schools.
June 26, 2018
Some teachers are touting the classroom value of smart speakers and digital voice assistants, but concerns about privacy and instructional value abound.
June 25, 2018
Student privacy experts addressed best practices for working with ed-tech vendors at a panel Monday at the International Society for Technology in Education's annual conference in Chicago.