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New York bans facial recognition in schools until at least 2022

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

States agencies will seek feedback from teachers, parents and school-safety experts to develop governance for the technology's possible future use.

Security, wireless internet upgrades head to New York schools

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The state will disperse another $85 million of a $2 billion education fund created through the Smart Schools Bond Act in 2014.

Facial surveillance, other school security upgrades raise eyebrows in New York

by Corinne Lestch • 3 years ago

Districts across the state are funding new security upgrades in response to recent shootings, but critics say some schools are going too far.

States are making computer science a curriculum staple in 2018

by Ryan Johnston • 4 years ago

New York, Indiana and North Dakota have made announcements around computer science education in just the last few days.

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo approves $103M to boost tech, connectivity in schools

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

The goal of the Smart Schools Investment Plans is boosting high-speed broadband, classroom technology and security resources.