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YouTube fined $170 million for collecting data on children
Despite being the biggest settlement for a company accused of violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, critics say it's not enough.
Buffalo schools build Wi-Fi network targeting 'homework gap'
The new wireless is network is expected to reach the homes of approximately 5,500 students, providing new educational opportunities after school.
Security, wireless internet upgrades head to New York schools
The state will disperse another $85 million of a $2 billion education fund created through the Smart Schools Bond Act in 2014.
New York school district pauses on facial recognition system
Just days after installation, a facial recognition system at Lockport City School District is offline as the state reviews district privacy policies.
States assess their future plans with Questar after online testing delays
At least one state — Tennessee — plans to hire a different online assessment provider following outages earlier in the year.
States are making computer science a curriculum staple in 2018
New York, Indiana and North Dakota have made announcements around computer science education in just the last few days.
NYC broadband initiative looks to eliminate the homework gap
With this effort, every student in the city could have home access to high-speed internet by 2025.
N.Y. Gov. Cuomo approves more tech upgrades through Smart Schools initiative
The Smart Schools Investment Plans finance infrastructure modernization as well as broadband and connectivity projects.
New York initiative hopes to double the number of CUNY graduates with tech degrees
The mayor’s office will allocate 0 million in funding for improved tech programs in the citywide university system.