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This is a CDT brief, entitled "Public Agencies’ Use of Biometrics to Prevent Fraud and Abuse: Risks and Alternatives." White document on a dark grey background.

Public Agencies’ Use of Biometrics to Prevent Fraud and Abuse: Risks and Alternatives

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Federal Policymakers Should Continue to Build on Recent Steps to Help K-12 Schools Secure Their Networks and Protect Student Privacy

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FTC to Prioritize Cybersecurity and Data Minimization Enforcement Under COPPA to Bolster Student Privacy

A brief by CDT's Civic Tech team, entitled "The Chilling Effect of Student Monitoring: Disproportionate Impacts and Mental Health Risks." White document on a dark grey background.

The Chilling Effect of Student Monitoring: Disproportionate Impacts and Mental Health Risks

A brief by CDT's Civic Tech team, entitled "Preserving Student Privacy and Well-Being When Conducting Mental Health Surveys." White document on a dark grey background.

Preserving Student Privacy and Well-Being When Conducting Mental Health Surveys

CDT submitted comments to CMS, urging them to adopt necessary limits on data sharing for automated benefits determinations. White document on a dark grey background.

CDT Comments Urging CMS to Develop Robust Guidance on Data Sharing

CDT research brief, entitled "Teachers & Parents of Students with Disabilities Leading Community Engagement Practices." Black text & CDT logo, with light blue graphic elements floating in various places.

Brief: Teachers and Parents of Students with Disabilities Leading Community Engagement Practices

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Tech Talk: K-12 Cybersecurity — Talking Tech w/ Doug Casey & Cody Venzke

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EVV Threatens Disabled People’s Privacy and Dignity — Whether We Need Care, or Work as Professional Caregivers

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What Is an Education Record? That is the Question that the Department of Education Should Answer

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Enhancing Privacy and Security through Robust Access Management

Image of CDT brief, entitled "Prevention and Mitigation of Successful Phishing Attacks." White document on a dark grey background.

Prevention and Mitigation of Successful Phishing Attacks