Ed-tech companies should solicit input from students and families, and clearly and prominently display their data-privacy policies, one parent advocate argues.
What will K-12 look like as the school year unfolds and beyond? A Futuresource Consulting market analyst outlines 10 key trends to watch based on its research.
The rapid evolution of the use of algorithms and adaptive technology in schools raises big questions about the assumptions built into machine-learning.
Many prominent tech companies are urging their users to oppose FCC efforts to weaken “net neutrality” protections.
Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University interviewed six startup companies about data privacy and found that they believed investors lacked “meaningful interest” in the issue.
The CIO and CAO of the Los Angeles Unified School District explain why it’s important for education companies to understand how their technology and instructional departments collaborate.
A new signed by President Trump that scales back privacy regulations on internet service providers could undermine safeguards for K-12 schools, critics say.
Roughly 1 in 3 ed-tech leaders mentioned the need to update outdated administrative hardware, according to a survey by the Education Week Research Center and CoSN.
Can one contract meet all the needs of school districts and their ed-tech providers? That’s the premise behind a new contract launched by the Silicon Valley Education Foundation and several districts.
K-12 companies often use vague language in their privacy policies to try to give themselves maximum flexibility. That’s a mistake, one leading researcher on privacy says.