Insights

Ransomware is Still Plaguing Schools: What Can They Do About It?

A report from CDT's Equity in Civic Technology team, entitled "Navigating the New Normal: Ensuring Equitable and Trustworthy EdTech for the Future." Black and purple text on a white background. Purple, blue, and pink blocks line the top of the graphic.

Report – Navigating the New Normal: Ensuring Equitable and Trustworthy EdTech for the Future

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TechTalk: School Issued Devices — Talking Tech W/ Francella Ochillo

Has the Return to In-Person Teaching Resolved School Technology Issues? Not Exactly.

Student Activity Monitoring Software and the Risks to Privacy

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CDT Calls for Congress to Clarify the Privacy Impacts of CIPA

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Emerging Safety Technologies in Schools: Addressing Privacy and Equity Concerns to Ensure a Safe In-Person School

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CDT Original Research Examines Privacy Implications of School-Issued Devices and Student Activity Monitoring Software

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Student Activity Monitoring Software: Research Insights and Recommendations

CDT's report, entitled "Online and Observed: Student Privacy Implications of School-Issued Devices and Student Activity Monitoring Software." White background with black text and blue artifacts. Three laptops, lined from left to right, have a variety of pop-ups and open windows on their screens, as well as purple-colored alerts to demonstrate the monitoring and flagging of student activity.

Report – Online and Observed: Student Privacy Implications of School-Issued Devices and Student Activity Monitoring Software

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CDT and Coalition of Education and Civil Rights Advocates Urge Congress to Protect Student Privacy

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Protecting Student Privacy and Ensuring Equitable Algorithmic Systems in Education