The K-12 Tech Experience Episode 6: Why Cloud Application Security in K-12 Schools?
In this episode of The K-12 Tech Experience, Jake Kasowski interviews Rory Peacock, the Deputy Executive Director of Technology at Education Service Center Region 11 in Texas. Jake and Rory discuss what the transition into remote learning was like at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, for ESC Region 11 and the school districts the organization supports (03:00); the changing cybersecurity landscape in K-12 (09:27); the increasing focus in data privacy at ESC Region 11 (13:29); the importance of monitoring the data created, shared, and stored in the cloud (14:54); how cloud application security compliments content filtering & campus safety management in K-12 schools (18:00); how Rory's perspective on cybersecurity in schools changed (21:00). Resources Rory uses to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in K-12: CoSN (Consortium of School Networking), Twitter, his professional network, and industry conferences. Learn more about ESC Region 11 https://www.esc11.net/. Share us your thoughts on Twitter @managedmethods @jakasowski and on LinkedIn. Learn more about ManagedMethods https://managedmethods.com/