• Blackboard's CCPA implementation project

    For Blackboard, data privacy is of utmost importance and we take our responsibility to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) very seriously. We have established a dedicated California Consumer Privacy...
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  • Welcome! ... about the Data Privacy and Security Group

    We created this group to more actively share updates from Blackboard on data privacy and security and hopefully create many great discussions between the Blackboard users on these topics.   We will use this grou...
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  • CDT issue brief for using algorithmic systems in K-12

    Good issue brief by the Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT) designed to help all stakeholders make informed and rights-respecting choices and provides key information and guidance about algorithms in the K-12 ...
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  • Blackboard Analytics Symposium: Privacy and AI & Ethics slides

    Our slides from the Blackboard Analytics Symposium 2019, which was held at the same time as BbWorld19, are now available:   "Student Privacy Laws" presented by Jessica Geller, our Senior Corporate Counsel: ...
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  • Blackboard Analytics Symposium 2019 - AI and Ethics Focus Group slides

    Slides from my presentation at the Blackboard Analytics Symposium held during BbWorld19.
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  • Blackboard Analytics Symposium 2019 - Student Privacy Focus Group

    Slides for presentation by Jessica Geller, our Senior Corporate Counsel, at the Blackboard Analytics Symposium held during BbWorld19.
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  • BbWorld19: Privacy and Security Compliance in the Age of Regionalisation

    Presentation by Paddy Doyle, Blackboard Chief Information Security Officer, and Stephan Geering, Global Privacy Officer during BbWorld 19 in Austin, TX:   https://community.blackboard.com/docs/DOC-5823-bbwor...
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  • BbWorld19 - Privacy and security compliance in the age of regionalization

    Presentation by Paddy Doyle, Blackboard Chief Information Security Officer, and Stephan Geering, Global Privacy Officer during BbWorld 19 in Austin, TX.
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  • FPF video on school security and privacy

    The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) released, “School Safety & Privacy: An Animated Introduction,” a video about the technologies that schools use or are considering for school safety, privacy harms...
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  • BCRs submission and TLC Europe 19 slides

    Yesterday at TLC Europe 19 we shared the exciting news that we submitted our Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) for authorisation.   See this Blackboard Blog post.  You can find more details on what BCRs are, ...
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  • GDPR one year after (TLC Europe 19)

    Slides from my presentation at TLC Europe 19: GDPR one year on - data privacy for our clients (with the exciting announcements of BCRs submission)
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  • Blackboard submits Binding Corporate Rules for authorisation

    On 10 May 2019 Blackboard submitted our Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) for authorisation to the Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA). We announced this exciting achievement at TLC Europe and in a Blackboard Blog po...
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  • Collaborate recordings downloaded and potentially shared wider, without participant permission

    At our institution, we have traditionally allowed students to download recordings and save them locally for watching offline, using both the original version of Collaborate and now with the LTI Moodle Ultra plug-in. A...
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  • Principles for school safety, privacy and equity

    40 US organisations including the Future of Privacy Forum (Blackboard is a member) published 10 principles for school safety, privacy and equity: https://ferpasherpa.org/schoolsafetyprinciples/.
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  • EdSurge article: Chief Privacy Officers in Higher Ed

    EdSurge article on Chief Privacy Officers in HigherEd: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2019-03-25-chief-privacy-officers-a-small-but-growing-fleet-in-higher-education.
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  • CTD guidance on deletion of student data

    Helpful resource from the Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT) on deletion of student data and how to operationalise it incl. sample retention policy and inventory: https://cdt.org/insight/report-balancing-the-...
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  • RMEA TLC data privacy presentation

    I have just uploaded my slides from the presentation I gave at RMEA TLC in Dubai on our approach to data privacy:   TLC RMEA - Data privacy presentation
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  • TLC RMEA - Data privacy presentation

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  • New privacy pop-up screen in Blackboard Learn

    As part of the GDPR implementation we included a new privacy pop-up for Blackboard Learn. It clarifies that Blackboard (as a "data processor" under EU law) is processing personal information on behalf of our client (a...
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  • Happy Privacy Day!

    Happy Privacy Day. I wrote a post on our Blackboard blog about our 2019 thoughts and plans.   Best,   Stephan, Global Privacy Officer
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