Facial recognition finally activated at New York school district
After delays caused by privacy concerns, Lockport City School District has begun using facial recognition to detect threats to student safety.
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.
How your SIS can help keep students safe
Commentary: Data management coordinator Jacque Deckard says common software already in use in K-12 districts can mitigate threats against students.
How Houston ISD's technology director manages edtech for 29,000 employees
The app marketplace is too vast for teachers to sort out alone, said Kristy Sailors, but her district has a few tricks to ensure its apps are safe.
Facial surveillance, other school security upgrades raise eyebrows in New York
Districts across the state are funding new security upgrades in response to recent shootings, but critics say some schools are going too far.
Data dominates in EDUCAUSE's top IT issues for 2019
Items from last year's list were dropped to make room for more facets of higher education's 'data journey.'
Anonymous tip apps aim to help students stay safe
The makers of Say Something and similar digital tools say they empower students and staff to take action in making their schools more secure.
Effort to streamline and share IT security reviews gains traction in higher ed
HECVAT is less popular with vendors than it is with college and universities, but the vendors are coming around, Baylor CISO says.
Four-month-old Woz U launches cybersecurity education program
It's the third set of courses for the new digital learning platform, joining existing programs on data science and software development.