Five reasons schools need to address cybersecurity now
Commentary: Administrators should stop putting off IT security, and build a comprehensive plan today, says edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey.
South Dakota's K-12 schools to get extra help on cybersecurity
South Dakota CIO Pat Snow says his office will start by searching for security gaps.
U. of Minnesota adds cybersecurity to election best practices program
The three-year-old program that targets both students and existing elections officials is now putting a greater focus on emerging security issues.
Augusta University announces unique 'cybersecurity engineering' degree
The Georgia university says it's the first higher education institution in the country to offer a cybersecurity specialization focused on hardware.
Registrars need outside help in protecting student data from cyberthreats, report says
Communicating with IT administrators is crucial, according to a new white paper from EDUCAUSE, the National Student Clearinghouse and REN-ISAC.
Cyber-physical systems program to debut at University of Virginia
Through $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation, a new program will train graduate students in cyber-physical and IoT systems.
Pilot aims to bolster cybersecurity programs at 10 U.S. colleges
The Department of Education looks to upgrade programs at community colleges by administering million in grants.
Four approaches K-12 IT directors can take to address security threats
Commentary: From physical security to cybersecurity, school district technology leaders can prevent and manage threats using these four strategies.
NJIT to offer Woz U's cybersecurity, software development programs
The programs will create development and lifelong learning opportunities for professionals, officials from the New Jersey Institute of Technology say.