The 2017-18 Section 99k - Cybersecurity Competition Event Grant is made available to public school districts that provide pupils in grades 6-12 with expanded opportunities to improve computer science skills by participating in cybersecurity competitive events hosted by Mertit Network, Incorporated, known as Michigan High School Challenge, or hosted by the Air Force Association, known as Cyberpatriot. The purpose of increasing the number of pupils demonstrating proficiency in science and mathematics on the state assessment and to increase the number of pupils who are college and career ready upon high school graduation.
Growing concerns about student data privacy can create hurdles for K-12 educators working to expand access to edtech and digital innovations. EduPaths and iKeepSafe have partnered to create four courses centered around data privacy in education. These courses provide educators at all levels - teachers, administration, and support staff - with the necessary information to understand their role in keeping student data safe in an increasingly online learning environment.
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2017-18 Section 99k - Cybersecurity Competition Grant Awards - Round Three (funding final expenditure date: June 30, 2019)
2017-18 Section 99k - Cybersecurity Competition Grant Awards - Round Two (funding final expenditure date: June 30, 2019)