Tags Maryland

Student hacker grabbed personal data of thousands of Maryland students

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

Now facing possible criminal charges, the student's activities have been revealed as more extensive than originally believed.

Maryland privacy council tackles substandard student data protections

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The council's work is a reaction to a recent audit finding that Social Security numbers of students and teachers had not been properly secured.

1.4 million student Social Security numbers found unencrypted in Maryland

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

A recent audit found the state's Education Department was storing sensitive personal data in plaintext format and not updating its software.

Maryland educators turn to self-created OER after workshops

by Jake Williams • 3 years ago

The state is advancing use of open educational resources by showing educators from across the state how to create their own.

EdTech Hero: Val Emrich promotes accessibility for students with disabilities in Maryland

by Emily Tate • 5 years ago

Under Emrich's leadership, "accessibility for all students" has become a major theme in statewide meetings, conferences and events.