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Filling the cybersecurity workforce gap is education’s responsibility

by Colin Wood • 1 week ago

Commentary: With the huge demand for cybersecurity professionals, it’s the job of universities and high schools to step up, says Eileen Belastock.

Pacific University hires executive to head dual CIO-CISO role

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Improving data governance and enabling the transformation of education through technology will be Brandon Gatke's top priorities, he told EdScoop.

Four cybersecurity pointers for safer school networks

by Stacey Pusey • 2 weeks ago

Commentary: Consistent education and filtering data are among the ways they can become safer, says edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey.

Ohio's Miami U. looks for first chief data officer

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

Focused on data governance and accessibility, the new CDO will be in charge of developing and guiding an institution-wide data strategy.

Data privacy is everyone's responsibility, say education leaders

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Privacy regulations only go so far to protect data, so institutions need to make it a priority, educators said at Educause's annual conference.

Students want tech to help navigate higher education, survey shows

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Proactive learning interventions, deadline reminders and increased use of trend data are all things the next generation of students say they want.

Five things you should do at Educause Annual Conference 2019

by Colin Wood • 2 months ago

Book a braindate or brush up on your innovation skills. There are more than 300 sessions scheduled for this year's premier edtech event.

Who can make sense of the U.S.'s 738,000 credentials?

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

A new report from Credential Engine found the number of credentials is growing fast, but the value and relevance of each one remains unclear.

Study finds digital alerts boost STEM student success

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Recent research found students were more likely to stay enrolled in their universities if they opted into receiving digital alerts.