Emerging Technologies

CoSN Releases New Report on the Safety and Security of Personal Devices in K-12 Schools

Washington, DC (September 6, 2012) – The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) today released a Fall 2012 EdTechNext Report, titled “Safe & Secure? Managing the Risks of Personal Devices.” The latest in a series of mini-reports that explore emerging technologies and trends, this new report examines today’s advancing Bring Your Own (BYO) initiatives and related safety and security risks facing school districts nationwide.

CoSN Issues New Report on ‘Security and Privacy of Cloud Computing’

Washington, DC (January 23, 2013) – The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) today released a new EdTechNext Report, titled “Security and Privacy of Cloud Computing.” The new report examines the privacy, security and regulatory compliance impacts of “Software-as-a-Service” (SaaS) cloud computing, and provides district leaders with information on strengthening their networks and protecting against constant threats. CoSN’s EdTechNext Reports are a series of mini-reports developed to keep educators updated on the latest technology trends and their educational value.