The threat is real and so are the legislative violations. School Districts need new solutions! At i-SAFE Ventures we hear about these concerns all the time. Whether it be an educator (with the best intentions for their students) unknowingly creates accounts for their students on a cloud-based solution that does not comply with Children’s Online […]

While every school district has a horror story of when an educator created student accounts into one of the most popular social networking tools without parental permission, or when an administrator sent a business email to their personal email account so they could work on a file from home but failed to remember that the […]

The i-SAFE Direct Technology was established on what school districts have asked – student data privacy and identity verification in alignment with CIPA/COPPA/E-Rate Compliance. Student Data Privacy & Identity Verification: school districts have a significant problem with identity verification. The current process by which a parent registers their child for school is typically captured via […]

Over the past 16+ years we have seen how technology has really changed the educational climate. Classrooms are leveraging online tools and classroom curriculum resources which are cloud based, off-site, and for the most part managed by a third party education organization. Some of your educators are using “Open Education Resources” which are free to […]

It is an enormous tasks to protect student data under The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Unlike information technology departments in the private sector, you may be facing being understaffed and are constantly being asked to do more with less. Add to the mix that the majority of K-12 education information technology departments […]

The threat is real and so are the legislative violations. Schools need new solutions! We hear about these concerns all the time. Whether it be an educator (with the best intentions for their students) unknowingly creating accounts for their students on a cloud-based solution that does not comply with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule (COPPA). […]

While every school district has a horror story of when an educator created student accounts into one of the most popular social networking tools without parental permission, or when an administrator sent a business email to their personal email account so they could work on a file from home but failed to remember that the […]

Meeting the Challenge of Safe Learning Online With Three Risk Management Strategies

By Lee Gaby Making online learning safe for students requires that we all be at our best in undertaking a comprehensive risk management approach. We need effective strategies for risk awareness, risk control and risk sharing to deal with the potential injury to students before, during and after a harmful digital incident occurs. New thinking […]