Yesterday, the Administration released its Budget Blueprint for 2018. Overall, the Blueprint upholds many of the campaign promises the President made, increasing military spending by significantly cutting funds from almost all domestic agencies, including education.
Student privacy has become a focal point in the education sector. While media attention has largely focused on activities in Washington, we believe it is also critical for schools and Edtech companies to pay closer attention to privacy and security actions at the state level.
California’s Student Online Personal Information Protection Act is the First State Law to Comprehensively Address Student Privacy
California recently passed the first state law in the nation that comprehensively addresses student privacy.