Anti-violence bill would require schools watch students' social media
Social media accounts of those at risk of committing self-harm or extreme violence against others would enter required monitoring by their schools.
How to discuss student data privacy in your school and community
Commentary: communicating data privacy requirements and ramifications can be challenge for school leaders, says edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey.
Google wants to spread positivity online, stop cyberbullying
Education partnerships centering on online safety, etiquette and security are aimed at teaching kids to "be internet awesome" this month.
Fingerprint scanner debuts at Virginia Tech dining hall
The optional biometrics program allows students to keep their ID cards in their pockets as they wave their way into the building.
Florida 'student safety' database fell short, commission says
Some officials say it adds little new functionality for law enforcement, while others claim the governor's request was "impossible" from the start.
Florida launches school safety database despite privacy concerns
Civil rights groups called for the project to undergo further scrutiny before launch, but Gov. Ron DeSantis says it's essential for student safety.
Pearson hack exposes student data connected to 13,000 accounts
Limited information — including names, birthdays and email addresses — has been compromised for an unknown number of school and university students.
Why every university needs an insider threat program
Commentary: Most higher education institutions hold sensitive data, but don't have insider threat programs. Joanna Lyn Grama says they should.
Student, family data exposed in Oregon State cyberattack
OSU officials say the data of 636 students, prospective students and family members was exposed to hackers engineering a phishing attack.