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New York bans facial recognition in schools until at least 2022

by Colin Wood

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

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

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

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

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