Broadband Matters: Education
With broadband availability, a culture is created in which learning becomes more interactive in and outside of the classroom. High speed broadband changes education into a more positive collaborative learning experience.
Broadband enables a curriculum without boundaries
- Online standardized testing
- Online textbooks
Competing in a global society
- 1:1 mobile device deployment
- Participate in online courses
- Video Conferencing
Education Broadband News
The education industry has been ranked the worst in cybersecurity out of 17 major industries. Analysis published last week by SecurityScorecard, a New York City-based IT security company, reveals an incredible risk to students considering the sheer amount of personal data amassed on school networks.
Schools are implementing eLearning days, which allow students to learn from home on tech devices when classrooms are closed because of bad weather.
Source: Center for Digital Education
In 2018, managing student data privacy has become a never-ending task. These 5 critical guidelines for ensuring data privacy could help.
In the past 6 years, over 800 universities have created more than 10,000 Massive Open Online Courses.
Across the board, one common thread persists: The end user remains the weakest link in a network's defenses.
Source: Education Dive