Tags school security

Virginia doubles funding for school-security technologies

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Hundreds of schools across the commonwealth will share $6 million in funding, which is set to double next year amid concerns of gun violence.

Florida's statewide student data project alarms privacy groups

by Katya Schwenk • 1 year ago

Civil rights watchdogs say the data-collection project to prevent school gun violence is being pushed into students' lives haphazardly.

Security, wireless internet upgrades head to New York schools

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The state will disperse another $85 million of a $2 billion education fund created through the Smart Schools Bond Act in 2014.

Congress considers bills on student privacy, workforce, school security and STEM diversity research

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

A flurry of legislative activity in edtech this week included three new bills and advancement of one bill encouraging research on girls in tech.

Reducing online security and privacy risk in your school

by EdScoop Staff • 3 years ago

Common Sense Media’s Bill Fitzgerald offers simple solutions for managing school privacy and security.