Comcare has been ordered to pay $20,000 in damages to a Department of Defence employee after failing to protect her identity in a redacted report […]
Results from an unscientific survey by the Electronic Frontier Foundation suggest parents and students are worried about surveillance in schools.
The promise of big data is a well known one, but privacy concerns can often mean that scientists lack access to the kind of data […]
Former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler blasted his Republican successor, accusing him of using "smokescreens" and "double speak" on key issues affecting K-12 schools.
There remains much folklore about the practice, promise, and potential of using technology in K-12 education. With our eyes trained to the digital heavens, it […]
Editor’s note: The following is a discussion between Data & Society Research Institute researchers Monica Bulger and Mikaela Pitcan and Jade Davis, associate director of Digital […]
Algorithms are increasingly powerful, and researchers have recently been grappling with how they can operate ethically, and effectively, in society. The broad consensus to date […]
This month we’re excited to be launching new elearning courses, our updatedCompliance Essentials New Zealand suite, and more! Get excited – we have launched brand new […]
I remember the first year I started teaching. It was exhilarating and confusing and led me to a mini-existential crisis of sorts that I imagine […]
The IRS is warning school districts to watch out for official-looking emails that ask for copies of employees' W-2 forms.
Three years after inBloom's demise, the ed-tech sector is still struggling to make sense of what went wrong - and how to address persistent data-sharing […]
Data protection regulations define how an individual’s personal information can be used by organisations, businesses, or the government. The misuse of an individual’s healthcare data […]