Sending Your Tween Out into the Digital World

Summer is finally here, but there’s a not-so-fun part of summer vacation that can have lasting, serious consequences if your child isn’t prepared to avoid the threat.   Whether it’s more time staying up late at night, more screen time on computers or mobile devices,...

What is Your Role in Safeguarding Student Privacy?

From helping to personalize learning to targeting resources to making sure our schools are preparing students for college and career, education data (i.e., any information that helps people make good decisions for students) is an incredibly powerful tool to support...

Does your technology product tigger COPPA? Know the signs

Do you trigger COPPA? – If your website, app, game or online service attracts kids under the age of 13, your technology product could trigger COPPA. According to the FTC, “The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule seeks to put parents in control of what...

3 Top Benefits to Data Privacy Certification

When it comes to protecting the privacy of student data, US Federal and state laws require stringent due diligence from both technology vendors and schools. In many states, educators can neither use nor form valid contracts with vendors whose products are not...