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Quizlet Earns iKeepSafe Privacy FERPA Badge


May 12, 2016 - iKeepSafe announced that it will be awarding a FERPA privacy badge to Quizlet Inc. Quizlet is a digital learning platform hosting free study tools and games, including millions of user-generated study sets. iKeepSafe's FERPA badge is…

Developing Healthy Cell Phone Habits


by Stacie Muñoz Do you know how many minutes you’ve spent using your smartphone today? How about how many times you’ve picked up your phone to check for notifications? Would you admit the answers to those questions if you could?…

EdProtect Earns iKeepSafe FERPA Privacy Badge


March 10, 2016–iKeepSafe™, a leading digital safety and privacy nonprofit, announced that it will be awarding a FERPA privacy badge to EdProtect, a product of Education Framework Inc. Education Framework is a technology company that creates digital tools that facilitate…

San José Public Library’s Virtual Privacy Lab


Privacy. Pause for a few seconds to think about what that word means. What emotions does it evoke? Are there specific images or moments in time that pop into your mind? Now think about online privacy. Does your definition change?…

Students and Copyright


Every piece of original authorship is granted copyright ownership, affording exclusive rights to the owner for reproduction, distribution, derivative works, public performance or display. Though the requirements of original authorship may be contested, it is clear that students produce thousands…

Cyberbullying and Your Child


As if parents don’t have enough dangers to worry about—strangers in the park, seat belt use, chemical additives in foods, and other things to keep them up at night—the growing threat of cyberbullying is enough to make some parents want…

App Appropriateness


One of the biggest challenges for parents (and me) is to keep up with the hundreds of new apps that seem to pop up every day. In traveling the country every day talking to students about their technology use, I…

What EXACTLY Is Identity Theft?


When we think of identity theft, we might think of a simple matter of having someone use our credit cards or open a new line of credit in our names. But identity theft just isn’t that simple. There are actually…

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