Loyal readers may notice that the weekly round-up of news stories and commentary – A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News – has been on a hiatus for a few weeks. I’ve turned my attention to a new (and eye-opening) research project, which is being released in parts. You can follow along here or wait for announcements of its completion. I’ll surely have much more to say about it over time.
In the News: K-12 Cybersecurity Lessons Learned From ‘Constant Barrage of Attacks’March 21, 2019
Relying solely on ad hoc efforts to manage school cybersecurity risk is like playing football without a helmet.
In the News: Student hacker shows holes in K-12 cybersecurityOctober 4, 2018
It started with a yellow sticky note stuck to a student computer. It ended with a hacked IT system and the expulsion of two students.
In the News: Lurking on School SitesAugust 4, 2018
The price of getting information about your child’s school should not be losing your privacy to online ad brokers.