Articles: Technology

On alert, online

More districts watch social media for posts in which students threaten others or themselves--and take action

Social media monitoring raises thorny legal questions

While there’s probably no criminal liability, comprehensive monitoring could put schools in difficult positions

No more school landlines with E-rate update

Discount rates for long-distance calling, cell phones and other services will drop by 20 percent every year starting this year

One username, one password

To keep the focus on instruction, IT can automate access to key learning systems