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School bus tracking app helps parents monitor student safety

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Real-time tracking software will soon help parents stay in closer contact with their children coming and going from school in one Louisiana district.

Emergency declared in Louisiana over school cyberattacks

by Benjamin Freed • 4 weeks ago

Three school districts in the state were hacked, leading Gov. John Bel Edwards to issue an emergency declaration.

Louisiana announces state's first cybersecurity education center

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Planning is now underway for a training and education center to be located on the Bossier Parish Community College campus near Shreveport.

States are making progress on data 'report cards,' but shortcomings are many

by Richard W. Walker • 2 years ago

Analysis from the Data Quality Campaign shows reports bogged down by lack of clarity, accessibility and jargon.

Louisiana district illustrates power of E-rate in education

by Richard W. Walker • 2 years ago

Without E-rate funds, "we may not be where we are now," said the tech director of a district that recently launched 1:1 and implemented online testing.

EdTech Hero: Kim Nesmith problem-solves student privacy issues in Louisiana

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

Nesmith has shepherded school systems in the state as they navigate "one of the most restrictive student privacy laws in the nation."

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