Search Results : student privacy

Oct 272018
 
 October 27, 2018  Posted by  Business, Youth & Schools

GATINEAU, QC, Oct. 26, 2018 /CNW/ – Privacy commissioners from around the world are urging educational authorities and developers of e-learning platforms to better protect the privacy of students, who increasingly use e-learning platforms in the classroom. Privacy Commissioner of Canada Daniel Therrien and his international counterparts have adopted a resolution [Read More…]

Aug 282018
 
 August 28, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, U.S., Youth & Schools

Thomas Mier reports: Former state legislator Sebastian Ridley-Thomas has accused USC of violating his rights as a student by disclosing private information to the media, the latest development in a string of controversies surrounding the Dworak-Peck School of Social Work and Ridley-Thomas. The accusation follows reports from the Los Angeles [Read More…]

Jun 132018
 
 June 13, 2018  Posted by  Featured News, U.S., Youth & Schools

Jane Robbins writes: Many parents have been disappointed by the lack of meaningful corrective action by the U.S. Department of Education (USED), at least in pre-K-12 education, under Betsy DeVos’s leadership. But give credit where due. USED deserves kudos for a guidance document issued recently by the department’s Privacy Technical [Read More…]