Education

It’s Back-to-School: How Safe Are Your Endpoints?
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It’s Back-to-School: How Safe Are Your Endpoints?

It’s back-to-school season which means plenty of preparation is underway – by families and schools. While students scramble to fill backpacks, get haircuts and buy new shoes, schools are also in a last minute push to ready their classrooms and the learning tools they rely on. An increasingly common alternative to the traditional computer lab on school campuses is the distribution of laptops and tablets pre-loaded with student-focused software....

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Where Are Your Devices?: “Absolute Safe Schools” Program & Data Risks in K-12 Schools
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Where Are Your Devices?: “Absolute Safe Schools” Program & Data Risks in K-12 Schools

Absolute Safe Schools Helps Promote Safe Digital Citizenship Digital citizenship & data security? We can help. Absolute is empowering schools globally to deliver safe, secure, and more productive learning environments. It’s critical that our students have the skills and intelligence to compete on the world stage, and that’s why we created the Absolute Safe Schools Program, designed to supplement the protection and insights of our education products. The Absolute Safe...

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IDC Whitepaper: How K–12 Leaders Make the Case for Better Technology in the Classroom
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IDC Whitepaper: How K–12 Leaders Make the Case for Better Technology in the Classroom

Student Technology Analytics: Get Better Insights, Better Classroom Performance  A new IDC whitepaper, sponsored by Absolute and released today, explores how educators can ensure the security and efficacy of desktop and mobile devices used by students and staff in K–12 schools, while also reducing IT administration and management demands and staying in compliance with data security regulations. In the whitepaper, Student Technology Analytics: How K–12 Leaders Make the Case...

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Student Technology Analytics Key to K-12 Digital Learning
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Student Technology Analytics Key to K-12 Digital Learning

2017 promises to be a busy year for educators, who face unknown accountability requirements under the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which may face revisions through March, and unknown changes under a new administration and education secretary. At the K12 level, educators are still challenged to demonstrate meaningful use of technology in the classroom and ensure digital equity among all students. The Learning Counsel’s Digital Curriculum Strategy Survey...

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Education & Internet Safety: Prove CIPA Compliance with Absolute
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Education & Internet Safety: Prove CIPA Compliance with Absolute

Tech Adoption & Internet Safety As rapid technology adoption continues, so too does the pressure to secure and retain technology grant programs. In order to apply for and retain these increasingly competitive grants, schools are challenged to prove effective technology utilization, to measure learning outcomes, and to prove compliance around enforcing an effective Internet Safety Policy in accordance with Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) requirements. The Act requires that...

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