Dec 162019
 December 16, 2019  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Surveillance, U.S., Youth & Schools

Rachel Silberstein reports: Local educators say the technology is working; vaping in the high school bathrooms is down. Niskayuna and South Colonie school districts are among those in New York installing devices in bathrooms that digitally detect vapor, sending real-time text messages to school administrators as part of comprehensive anti-vaping [Read More…]

Dec 062019
 December 6, 2019  Posted by  Business, Featured News, U.S., Youth & Schools

Lois Beckett reports: Parents at a public school district in Maryland have won a major victory for student privacy: tech companies that work with the school district now have to purge the data they have collected on students once a year. Experts say the district’s “Data Deletion Week” may be [Read More…]