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Tips for writing the policies for your student data privacy program
Commentary: Before you start, consider not just what policies you want to create, but how you can create them to maximize compliance.
Report: Administrator data literacy is key to student success
Administrators need to be able to collect, analyze and use data in ways that benefits students, according to the nonprofit Data Quality Campaign.
How comfortable is your school district with risk?
Commentary: When it comes to protecting student data privacy, any number of things can keep a district CTO up at night. Here's how to prioritize the risks.
How to identify risk while building a student data privacy compliance program
Commentary: A pre-assessment can be useful in helping schools address the policies, processes and risks of building a student data privacy program.
The role of leadership in protecting student data privacy
Commentary: Any number of school employees can help implement a privacy program, but it's up to district leaders to champion the efforts and set expectations.
What it takes: Building a student data privacy compliance program
Commentary: Creating and implementing a data privacy program can be disruptive. These five core requirements are essential to a school system's success.
Edtech software providers fall short on privacy practices and guidelines, report says
Nearly 90 percent of the most popular edtech services fail to meet the minimum criteria for transparency and privacy, Common Sense finds.
With bipartisan support, Do Not Track Kids legislation returns in Congress
Senate and House members have re-introduced a bill to protect children’s online data. It would update the 20-year-old COPPA.
What does GDPR mean for U.S. education?
Experts from K-12 and higher ed say the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation could help improve privacy standards for U.S students.