Ways to manage COVID-19-related student privacy dilemmas

(Dec 4, 2020) The pandemic has generated new privacy issues across sectors, including concerns related to student privacy. Schools now face a constant barrage of questions... Read More

Privacy guidance and resources for schools during COVID-19

(Dec 4, 2020) The pandemic has created an era of uncertainty, especially surrounding the issue of student privacy. Schools now face a constant barrage of questions from ad... Read More

Convention 108 drafts education privacy guidelines

(Dec 3, 2020) The Council of Europe’s Committee of the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, or Convention 108... Read More

NM attorney general appeals dismissal of COPPA suit against Google

(Dec 1, 2020) New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas is appealing the dismissal of a lawsuit over Google’s educational applications, MediaPost reports. U.S. District ... Read More

Carnegie Mellon launches new privacy engineering options

(Nov 24, 2020) Carnegie Mellon University is offering two new options for privacy engineering education. Working professionals can now pursue the Master of Science in Infor... Read More

India facial recognition deployments ramp up

(Oct 29, 2020) MediaNama reports India's Central Board of Secondary Education is using facial recognition technology as a means for students grades 10 through 12 to access ... Read More

The case for privacy education in K–12

(Oct 16, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need to build privacy awareness among school-age kids. As students return to school virtually and busy parents adop... Read More

GAO report shows US student privacy risks

(Oct 16, 2020) The U.S. Government Accountability Office published its Read More

K–12 privacy in focus as schools go remote

(Oct 16, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need to build privacy awareness among school-age kids. As students return to school virtually and busy parents adop... Read More

ICO releases Department for Education audit results

(Oct 7, 2020) Results of a compulsory Read More