• Policy | News

    Protecting Student Privacy Act Sets Limits on Use of School Data student data lifecycle

    Legislation introduced today in the United States Senate would restrict the use of students' personal data for commercial purposes, limit the transfer of such data and require records to be kept of any entities that have access to students' information. 07/30/14 Full Article

  • Research | News

    Millennial Parents: Schools Could Do Better Teaching Tech

    Millennial parents aren't necessarily happy with the track schools are following in teaching technology to their kids — and among students, girls are less satisfied than boys. That's what the Center for the Digital Future found out when it drilled down into on-going survey work. 07/29/14 Full Article

  • Research | News

    Report: As Tablet Market Grows, Smaller Vendors Make Inroads

    The global tablet market grew 11 percent in the second quarter of 2014 as compared to the same period last year, according to a new report from market research company International Data Corporation. 07/29/14 Full Article

  • Research | News

    Survey: Multiple OS Platforms Rule in School

    The typical K-12 school district supports three computing platforms for instruction and at least two platforms for administration functions, according to a new survey from CDW-G. Those may include Windows, Google Chrome, Google Android and Apple operating systems. 07/29/14 Full Article

  • Security | News

    Ed Sector Worse than Others in Virtual Machine Security

    Nearly every large organization has experienced some kind of "significant" IT security incident in the last year, such as a phishing attack, compliance policy violation or unsanctioned device or application use. These are some of the findings of a research project done by IDG Connect for ForeScout, a company that sells security products. 07/24/14 Full Article

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