Districts and schools across America face no lack of challenges. In addition to navigating a shortage of teachers and school counselors, as well as rising student mental health concerns, they’re also doing their best to support a growing number of English language learners (ELLs). An estimated 5.12 million students in the U.S. are ELLs. Of … Continue reading How K-12 Schools Support the Safety and Wellness of Spanish ELL Students
At a time when student mental health is in a state of crisis, student safety and wellness must be a critical priority for K-12 educators. With teacher burnout also at an all-time high, districts and schools need simple but effective tools that help them be most successful with the resources they have today. Securly and … Continue reading Securly and Eduspire Solutions Partner to Help K-12 Schools Support Student Safety and Wellness
As technology becomes an ever-present part of our lives, so do concerns about privacy. Given the increase in personal information being shared and stored digitally, these concerns are valid and have prompted critical policy discussions. Regulations including the California Online Privacy Protection Act of 2003 and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) were enacted … Continue reading Student Activity Monitoring and Analysis: Student Privacy Threat or Potentially Lifesaving Intervention?
By Adam Smith, Securly Marketing Manager, EMEA & APAC In early 2020, the world was plunged into the global COVID pandemic. As people around the world sheltered in place, essential workers continued on the front lines to ensure that life as we knew it wasn’t completely upended. Alongside healthcare and other essential workers, teachers were … Continue reading Could Teacher Burnout Be the Next Global Pandemic?
Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a part of our everyday lives, whether we realize it or not. It’s the technology that powers everything from the recommendations we see in our Netflix and Spotify accounts, to the apps we rely on for navigation, like Google Maps and Waze. You may not realize that AI is at … Continue reading Can’t Hire Enough School Counselors? How AI Helps Schools Support Student Mental Health