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5 Critical Guidelines for Student Data Privacy

More important, though, every piece of technology must adhere to the district’s student data privacy policies. Student data privacy is for all staff—no matter their role—and should happen multiple times a year. ClassLink Analytics gives decision makers the usage data they need. Join the Community.

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Micro-credentials and COVID-19: Supporting Professional Learning When Schools are Closed

Digital Promise

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, districts and educators have been tasked with shifting teaching and learning online, and many are seeking resources to support learning in this new environment. We recognize that while educators adapt to new realities, they remain dedicated to their students’ well-being and learning.


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The Keys to Discussing Student Data Privacy

Despite universal concerns about student data privacy, communicating school policies can quickly overwhelm school leaders. CoSN has stepped in with guidance for superintendents and principals to help them with several aspects of student data privacy, including best practices for informing the community.

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Creating Future Ready Schools and Classrooms

Tom Murray

Equity is core to the work, and FRS districts are working diligently to create opportunity for all students , particularly those that are traditionally underserved. Personalized Professional Learning. Non-traditional forms of professional learning such as the use of social media and Edcamps are valued, not dismissed.

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Critical Guidelines for Ensuring Data Privacy in Districts

The panelists recommended superintendents provide a clear review of the district data privacy policy and compliance practices with their community early and often. Super-Connected is a free professional learning community for school superintendents, district leadership, and aspiring district leaders. Join the Community.

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How Should We Approach the Ethical Considerations of AI in K-12 Education?


Tools like Turnitin that check for plagiarism, intelligent tutoring softwares like Khan Academy or iReady that automate or personalize instruction, and chatbots like Alexa that answer student questions are all vulnerable to algorithmic biases in development and inequitable outcomes in implementation.

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Making Sure Your Online Services Protect Your Students’ Data

Kevin then moved on to work as an education technology specialist and headed a district’s student data privacy, internet safety, and security initiative. Analytics in Action is a free professional learning community on for school technology leaders, superintendents, curriculum and instructional leaders.

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