Posts tagged Student Data Privacy
Steps Toward Better Student Data Privacy

Cybersecurity has been at the forefront of many news headlines in the past year, shining a spotlight on what education leaders are doing to protect their students’ data from potential attacks. The administrators we work with - from those running a single school to those managing entire states and networks - are concerned with the best way to accomplish this, while still driving the endless list of goals and activities to equip and prepare students for success in college, career and life. With so many pressing requirements and needs on their plates at any given moment, finding solutions and methods for addressing student data privacy regulatory compliance and safety can seem like an insurmountable task. LearnPlatform was designed hand in hand with educators and administrators to address issues just like these.

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Student Data Privacy: A Who, What, Why and How

School districts are mandated to protect student data, but it is a difficult task when rules and regulations are still in development and vary between districts. When it comes to the sheer amount of data collected, education is no exception and the sensitivity of the personal data, when collected from students, is great. In this post, read some essential facts regarding student data privacy, as well as how LearnPlatform provides a solution to these needs while preserving districts’ budgets and protecting your district from the consequences of noncompliance. Understand the who, what, why and how of student data policies in the U.S., and what this could mean for both the developers and implementers of edtech within classrooms.

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