Public sector tech leader Steve Harris heads to Ellucian after 23 years at Dell
After more than 20 years at Dell Technologies, Steve Harris will join Ellucian's executive leadership team to lead its revenue generation operations.
Lawmakers ask Cardona to address K-12 cybersecurity threats
Reps. Jim Langevin and Doris Matsui said Education Secretary Miguel Cardona should make clear to schools they can use stimulus funds on cybersecurity purchases.
VR helps Texas students prepare career paths early
VR simulations dramatically improved students' self-reported confidence with their career options after high school.
The importance of deploying next-gen security in K-12
The former CIO of Minneapolis Public Schools talks about the need to invest in modernized solutions to deliver ‘security without compromise.’
McAfee finds vulnerabilities in popular virtual learning software Netop Vision Pro
Flaws in a popular classroom management platform could allow malicious actors to pose as teachers and trick students into opening malware, according to McAfee.
Buffalo, N.Y., schools resume classes after ransomware attack
School officials said the 34,000-student district will develop a "road map" to hardening IT infrastructure and improving employee cybersecurity training.
Virginia Gov. Northam releases in-person graduation guidelines
An early draft plan for in-person graduation ceremonies for K-12 districts and higher education shows what a transition back to normal may look like.
Cyberattacks against K-12 schools rose 18% in 2020, report finds
Ransomware represented a smaller share of attacks last year, but became more severe as hackers leaked stolen data and caused classes to be canceled.
Security strategies to protect K-12 school districts from modern threats
What K-12 education leaders need to consider as they redouble efforts to secure remote and hybrid learning environments.
Lehigh U. to offer new online education certificate through Discovery Education
Courses in a new online certificate target educators seeking to “hone their instructional practice in the remote learning environment."