In the News: On Digital Security Audits of School Districts

As quoted in:

Doran, Leo. “State K-12 Cybersecurity Audit Finds Missouri District Unprepared.” Education Week. 27 April 2016.

“It is a very comprehensive report,” said Doug Levin, the president of EdTech Strategies LLC, a consulting group. “Clearly the auditor has developed a framework for best practices.” While Levin applauded the interest taken by the state auditor, he argued that in a perfect world state departments of education would be doing much more to come up with rules for K-12 systems’ data security, and enforcing them, up front. Part of the challenge, said Levin, citing a…report by the U.S. Department of Education, is that nearly half of districts nationally don’t have a full-time IT…[leader] on staff, and those that do typically face budget constraints.

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