Software Services - Data Privacy

COVID-19 Update

Following Governor Lamont's Executive Order 7I, allowing flexibility related to the Student Data Privacy Act, Commissioner Cardona has issued guidance to schools through his memo of March 24, 2020. Under that guidance and until further notice, districts may bypass the process of crafting individual contracts for new technology solutions that fall under the data privacy statute. Instead, they can use educational technology from companies that have provided digital assurances that they comply with Connecticut’s law by signing the Connecticut Student Data Privacy Pledge. See the following sections for resources to assist public schools and educational technology providers.

If the technology solution is listed in the portal below, it is open for use: