Why every university needs an insider threat program
Commentary: Most higher education institutions hold sensitive data, but don't have insider threat programs. Joanna Lyn Grama says they should.
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.
Unlocking actionable data is critical for school districts, experts say
Commentary: K-12 school districts must get organized and make sense of their data to improve learning outcomes and protect student privacy.
How technology can power enthusiasm and self-directed learning
Commentary: edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock shows how technology can provide students with authentic learning experiences and generate improved feedback.
How should teachers manage smartphone distractions in the classroom?
Commentary: edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock reviews research showing students with smartphones receive one notification every eight minutes and pay less
How a small IT investment can produce campus-wide results
Commentary: Oral Roberts University's CIO explains how doing it all with limited funding can often feel like "turning the Titanic in a duck pond."
How your SIS can help keep students safe
Commentary: Data management coordinator Jacque Deckard says common software already in use in K-12 districts can mitigate threats against students.
How one charity is boosting the STEM workforce by teaching underserved adults
Commentary: Eileen Abbott, a volunteer with Agile Charities, explains how the nonprofit is helping adults get placed in a growing IT workforce.
Ohio’s 'Data Protection Act' can shield higher ed against breach lawsuits
Commentary: The new law fills a longstanding policy gap for colleges and universities everywhere, says security consultant Joanna Lyn Grama.
Advice for educators seeking a smooth transition to the cloud
Don't start from scratch, says edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey — use best practices of those who have already seen how technology can best support learning.