Student documentarians at Housatonic Valley Regional high school, in cooperation with the Civil Life Project, produced a short documentary on student privacy issues. The documentary asks administrators, students, and privacy experts what they think about school policy that says students have ‘no expectation...
You’ve seen them all over the internet: funny photos of kids singing in the backseat, dancing in the kitchen, fighting with their siblings, or serving side eye so devastating that it becomes an entire meme-theme. Those photos and videos can be...
Yesterday the Massachusetts state senate voted unanimously in support of legislation that would bar employers and schools from demanding access to private employee or student social media accounts.
The Future of Privacy Forum has published new survey results on parent attitudes toward digital student privacy issues. Harris Poll worked with the group to survey over 1,000 US adults with children ages 0-17 during March and April 2015. Here are some of the findings:
The DOJ is investing millions of dollars in research to spy on students at public schools nationwide
The Department of Justice’s National Institute for Justice funds law enforcement research to the tune of tens of millions of dollars each year. The full list of grants, posted each year, is a valuable insight into future of law enforcement trends in...