FTC's 'Safeguards Rule' cybersecurity proposal may burden higher ed
Higher education institutions have until Aug. 2 to comment on rule changes that would rapidly require extensive new cybersecurity programs.
Google's 'App Hub' for educators curates quality tools, lesson ideas
A new portal for K-12 educators and administrators is designed to make it easier to find engaging tools that meet the most current privacy standards.
Duke researcher apologizes for exposing student images to Chinese military
A database containing images of 2,000 students has now been used by organizations around the world, including two Chinese military research academies.
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."
New York school district pauses on facial recognition system
Just days after installation, a facial recognition system at Lockport City School District is offline as the state reviews district privacy policies.
CoSN releases cost calculators for K-12 interoperability projects
The Consortium for School Networking says the new tools will help education IT leaders uncover hidden costs as they connect their digital tools.