Current News

 
01/18/17: 2017 Digital Learning Day

On February 23, teachers and schools will particiapte in Digital Learning Day to celebrate the use of technology in the classroom.

 
12/14/16: NCES Releases Updated Digest of Education Statistics

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released the updated "Digest of Education Statistics," which highlights a wide array of data about education

 
12/14/16: Helping School Districts Build Trust Around Student Data

The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) has created a new, voluntary Trusted Learning Environment (TLE) Seal for school districts that want to demonstrate to their community/parents that they have solid privacy practices around handling of student data

 
12/14/16: CCSSO Releases New Stakeholder Engagement Resources

CCSSO has released two new resources related to stakeholder engagement today: Digital Resources Toolkit and Promotional Materials Toolkit

 
11/03/16: Department of Education Release Non-Regulatory Guidance on ESSA'S Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants Program

Department of Education Release Non-Regulatory Guidance on ESSA'S Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants Program

 
11/03/16: California Attorney General Releases Report on Student Privacy

The California Attorney General released a report on best practices for eduction technology companies on how to collect and use student information and protect students privacy rights.

 
11/02/16: The Education Commission of States Releases Report on SLDS Policies

The Education Commission of States released "50-State Comparison: Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems" which looks at the Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems (SLDS) policies in each state

 
10/13/16: DQC Releases Report on Student Data Privacy Legislation

The Data Quality Campaign released a report on state legislative activity around student data privacy in 2016.

 
09/08/16: iNACOL Releases Report on Personalized Learning Policies

iNACOL released "Promising State Polices for Personalized Learning" to highlight states that have implemented and scaled polices and practices that support personalized learning.

 
08/03/16: Student Data Privacy Consortium Launches Privacy Contract Framework Project

The Student Data Privacy Consortium launched its first project, the Privacy Contract Framework. The project will assist schools, districts and state agencies develop common contracts for districts to use throughout the state.