This report, published by Participatory Educational Research, presents findings from research examining the privacy behaviors of university students on social networking sites.
Examining University Students’ Online Privacy Literacy Levels on Social Networking Sites
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Privacy In Education
This topic page contains a curation of tools and resources to help organizations keep track of the issues at the forefront of student privacy....
IAPP Privacy and Data Protection in Academia
Universities around the world are adding privacy curricula in their law, business and computer science schools. The IAPP’s Westin Research Center has catalogued these programs with the aim of promoting, catalyzing and supporting academia’s growing efforts to build an on-ramp to the privacy professio...
Consumer Reports: Student Tracking and the College Board
This article from the Digital Lab at Consumer Reports looks at how College Board's tracking and sharing might be violating privacy policies. ...
Ransomware attack impacts thousands of schools
A ransomware attack against school website infrastructure provider Finalsite potentially impacted thousands of schools, InfoSecurity Magazine reports. Finalsite, which serves more than 8,000 schools worldwide, said it identified ransomware on its systems Jan. 4 but has found no evidence data was com...
Schools pause facial recognition to pay for school lunches
Eight schools in North Ayrshire, Scotland, have “temporarily paused” use of facial recognition scans for payment in cafeterias, while one has completely abandoned the option, ZDNet reports. More schools were expected to follow the facial recognition use, which raised concerns from privacy advocates....