Infosec in higher ed is about more than keeping secrets
Commentary: Confidentiality gets all the press, but consultant Joanna Grama says availability and integrity are just as important.
CoSN, EdScoop open nominations for next gen edtech leaders program
Now in its fourth year, the program recognizes emerging leaders in the edtech realm who are passionate about K-12 technology.
How Georgia built a statewide K-12 model for professional learning
Commentary: Lisa Schmucki, founder and CEO of edWeb.net, tells the story of how a small team built a big online network.
Group of 650 schools partners with College Consortium for online course-sharing
Many small, independent colleges will now have access to a wider variety of courses at discounted prices.
Digital literacy the aim of Charlotte schools' 'Civic Tech Experience'
With $1 million from the Knight Foundation, the county intends to lose its status as one of the worst places in the U.S. for economic mobility.
Cryptocurrency mining continues on university campuses
University of Michigan CIO Ravi Pendse says the illegal activity can disrupt computer systems and amounts to theft of university resources.
Driving district master schedules by putting students first
Commentary: Eileen Belastock of Mount Greylock Regional School District warns not to position students as an afterthought in scheduling.
Brooklyn school students boycott self-directed learning program
High-school students staged a walk-out after the self-directed Summit Learning program left both students and teachers "lost."
Google's machine-learning boot camp targets workforce gap
A computer science initiative addressing workforce shortages will be piloted at Mills College in Oakland this February and other schools next summer.
How data can drive 'women in tech' policies for higher ed
Commentary: Careful surveying and data analysis can confirm hunches about female student retention or disprove others, says NCWIT's Angela Galik.