As many primary schools look forward to the end of the current school year, and develop priorities for what needs to be addressed during the summer lull, many districts are finding that it’s time to take a new look at computer or IT security. The impact of new mobile technologies, the cloud, and a new generation of threats has changed the landscape.
Yet, it’s a very broad topic and there are potentially far more issues to deal with than there is time to resolve them. And not all EdTech security activities have the same value to the district. So choosing the best activities to spend time on is a clearly critical. In this blog I’ll list some of what I think the most important things that might be put in place this summer, so that they’re ready to roll out come August/September. Continue reading “IT Security in K12 – Looking at the 2013-14 School Year” »