Tag: K-12

Public Institutions, Public Works

Massachusetts funds cybersecurity training for local governments and schools

March 8, 2022

Via: StateScoop

Massachusetts officials announced Tuesday that 210 local governments and school districts around the commonwealth will receive grants to fund cybersecurity training for their employees. The grants, which have been distributed annually since 2020, will fund training for about 57,000 public-sector […]

Basic Services, Civil Service

Education Dept. hasn’t updated K-12 cybersecurity plans since 2010, audit finds

November 12, 2021

Via: StateScoop

Congress’ auditing branch on Friday made public a report on steps the federal government can take to better ensure the cybersecurity of K-12 schools nationwide, which have been walloped over the past few years by ransomware attacks. In its report, […]