Nov 302018
 November 30, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, U.S., Youth & Schools

Benjamin Herold reports: The U.S. Education Department failed to conduct timely, effective investigations of potential violations of the nation’s main student-data-privacy law, allowing a years-long backlog of unresolved cases to pile up without any mechanism for effectively tracking the number or status of the complaints it received. That’s according to [Read More…]

Nov 292018
 November 29, 2018  Posted by  U.S., Youth & Schools

Amy Alonzo reports: Lyon County School District will continue to release “directory information” about students to groups and agencies that request it unless parents specifically choose to opt out. After an hour of discussion with no resolution on how to address a guardian’s concern that his grandchildren’s information was being [Read More…]