Mar 17 2015
CoSN 2015 How to Maintain K–12 Student Data Privacy
In a new era of educational technology and vendor partnerships, the importance of maintaining student data privacy continues to grow.
- Steven Langford, CIO, Beaverton School District
- Beatriz Arnillas, Director, IT-Educational Technology, Houston ISD
- Amy Wong, Director of Instructional Technology, Cupertino Union School District
- Including specific data privacy protections in vendor contract negotiations is a critical first step.
- As vendor relationships change or even end, districts must ensure provisions are made for continued data protection or destruction.
- Many states are introducing legislation that controls how student data should be handled by districts and other parties. New laws are enacted every day.
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