YouTube fined $170 million for collecting data on children

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

Despite being the biggest settlement for a company accused of violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, critics say it's not enough.

5 privacy considerations before trying new edtech in the classroom

by Susan M. Bearden • 4 years ago

Student privacy becomes less overwhelming when teachers consider a few key tips, says Susan M. Bearden of the Future of Privacy Forum.

AI in classrooms can raise red flags on privacy

by Patience Wait • 4 years ago

In a new resource, CoSN notes AI’s promise, but cautions that FERPA, COPPA and state-level requirements must be considered in advance.

With bipartisan support, Do Not Track Kids legislation returns in Congress

by Patience Wait • 4 years ago

Senate and House members have re-introduced a bill to protect children’s online data. It would update the 20-year-old COPPA.

CoSN releases updated toolkit for privacy protection in schools

by Emily Tate • 5 years ago

The latest version of the toolkit will help school leaders navigate key federal privacy policies and protect their students' data.