Five steps to understanding ESSA's tiers of evidence

Within 45 days, agencies must appoint a software manager to oversee license and agreement inventories, and begin reporting progress in their license management by Nov. 30.

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by Ryan Johnston • 12 hours ago

Three senators sent letters to more than 50 educational technology and data analytics companies to investigate their data collection practices.

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

With support from Strada Education Network and a governors association, states will use consumer data to design education and training programs.

by Katya Schwenk • 6 days ago

Some officials say it adds little new functionality for law enforcement, while others claim the governor's request was "impossible" from the start.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

Even digital natives need help understanding the security and privacy implications of their devices, Cisco's Edna Conway told a conference audience.

by Colin Wood • 1 week ago

The commonwealth's annual "datathon" will center this year on improving the equality of educational outcomes for all students.

by Katya Schwenk • 1 week ago

Trend data from "school climate" surveys allows administrators to view student sentiment across demographic categories or compare schools over time.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

Alan Paller, founder of the SANS Institute, says a "cyber pandemic" threatens national security and the only solution is to train more professionals.

by Katya Schwenk • 2 weeks ago

Oklahoma schools are among the latest to invest in the technology, spending $3 million on a mobile platform to be used by more than 500 districts.

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Real-time tracking software will soon help parents stay in closer contact with their children coming and going from school in one Louisiana district.

by Stacey Pusey • 2 weeks ago

Commentary: There are wrong ways to use collaboration tools, says's Stacey Pusey. Here's how to do it right.