Wolcott, Conn., school district hit by second ransomware attack
Before the district could decide to pay the first ransom from an attack in June, administrators discovered a second attack earlier this month.
Ransomware shuts down classes, childcare centers in Flagstaff, Arizona
The district says it was forced to unplug and shut down classes, childcare centers, district preschools and an after-school program.
Buffalo schools build Wi-Fi network targeting 'homework gap'
The new wireless is network is expected to reach the homes of approximately 5,500 students, providing new educational opportunities after school.
Why teachers are essential to building a secure 'internet of things'
Even digital natives need help understanding the security and privacy implications of their devices, Cisco's Edna Conway told a conference audience.
Pearson hack exposes student data connected to 13,000 accounts
Limited information — including names, birthdays and email addresses — has been compromised for an unknown number of school and university students.
What is CoSN's 'new network design' for schools?
Because there's never a good time for the network to go down, experts recommend K-12 districts heed these six key elements of network design.
Five ways to close the homework gap
Commentary: By rallying community members and thinking creatively, schools can connect more of their students to the internet.
Education Dept. pleads FCC not to repurpose wireless broadband service
The department wrote the commission a letter asking it to maintain the Educational Broadband Service's "educational nature."
How to plan for your edtech's total costs
Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey outlines the many ways that investing in technology is not a one-time purchase.
Using 'USB Killer,' former student fries $58,000 in college computer equipment
An alumnus of The College of St. Rose destroyed 66 computers, monitors and digital podiums using a device he bought online.