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Three Simple Ways One District is Protecting Students and Their Data with Lightspeed Analytics™

Bloomington Public Schools integrated the award-winning data analytics tool for K-12 schools, Lightspeed Analytics, to become SOPPA-compliant in Illinois.

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How Baldwin County Public Schools Expanded Its Usage of Data Analytics Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

Baldwin County Public Schools purchased Lightspeed Analytics prior to the pandemic to address security compliance by seeing app usage and adhering to privacy policies for student data in their 1:1 program.

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How Morris Public School Leveraged Data Analytics to Track ROI, Engagement, and Opportunity Gaps

Morris Public School in New Jersey partnered with Digital Promise to leverage Lightspeed Analytics' capabilities to track ROI, student engagement, and learning opportunity gaps.

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How Lincoln Public Schools Leaders Used Data to Inform Their Decisions

Lincoln Public Schools in Nebraska took part in the Digital Promise League of Innovative School Districts to monitor student engagement in the digital classroom better with Lightspeed Analytics.

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How Chesapeake City Public Schools is Using Analytics to Gather Longitudinal Data

How can schools better track and monitor student-level digital engagement and analyze tech investments? CPS shares their app usage and engagement data from Lightspeed Analytics-CatchOn Edition in this pilot study.

Lightspeed Systems® Expands Digital Learning Offering with Acquisition of CatchOn

Addition of Innovative Education Data Analytics Provider Enhances Lightspeed’s Capacity to Help Educators Teach Students and Improve Learning Outcomes Austin, Texas – January 11, 2022 — Lightspeed Systems (“Lightspeed”), a trusted partner in learning safety and effectiveness, today announced that it has acquired

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Returning to Campus and Your Edtech Spend

A recent survey of 200 K-12 district leaders revealed the following:   More than 82% of those surveyed said reducing spending inefficiencies and maximizing the reach of their budget was their top priority   Nearly 79% are prioritizing the need for better understanding

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Using Data for Effective School Reopening

Making sure district reopening plans are cost-effective and drive the best student outcomes Lightspeed recently spoke with Anthony Padrnos, Executive Director of Technology for Osseo Area Schools in Minnesota, who discussed how ed-tech classroom tools can both inform important budgeting

The Most Essential Data Metrics for Effective School Reopening

The Most Essential Data Metrics for Effective School Reopening Anthony Padrnos, technology director for Osseo Area Schools in Minnesota, goes through his district’s experiences with utilizing key data points to inform district planning and budgeting. He’ll discuss how your district

Returning Back to Normal: What It Means for IT Teams

Returning Back to Normal: What It Means for IT Teams Rob Chambers, VP of Customer Success at Lightspeed Systems, discusses how making data-driven decisions around the types of device and software purchases that should remain in place as your district

Reimagine the inspired and interactive classroom for remote, hybrid, and in-person learning. Lightspeed Classroom Management™ gives teachers real-time visibility and control of their students’ digital workspaces and online activity.

  • Ensure all students interact with only the right online curriculum — precisely when they’re supposed to use it.
  • Push out vetted curriculum links to all students at the same time.
  • Block inappropriate or distracting web sites and apps.

Ensure scalable & efficient learning device management. The Lightspeed Mobile Device Management™ system ensures safe and secure management of student learning resources with real-time visibility and reporting essential for effective distance learning.

  • A centralized, cloud-based solution for infinitely scalable device, application, and policy controls
  • Self-Service App Library, where teachers and students
    can access and install approved curriculum and learning tools
  • Remotely deploy, change, and revoke hundreds of policies and educational applications, while reducing typical downtime and costs

Prevent suicides, cyberbullying, and schoolviolence. Lightspeed Alert™ supports district administrators and selected personnel with advanced AI to detect and report potential threats before it’s too late.

  • Human review
  • Real-time alerts that flag signs of a potential threat
  • Intervene quickly before an incident occurs.
  • Activity logs provide visibility into online activity before and after a flagged event

Protect students from harmful online content. Lightspeed Filter™ is the best-in-class solution that acts as a solid barrier to inappropriate or illicit online content to ensure students’ online safety 24/7.

  • Powered by the most comprehensive database in the industry built through 20 years of web indexing and machine learning.
  • Ensure CIPA compliance
  • Block millions of inappropriate, harmful, and unknown sites, images, and video including YouTube
  • Keep parents informed with the Lightspeed Parent Portal™

Gain complete visibility into students’ online learning. Lightspeed Analytics™ gives districts robust data on the effectiveness of any tools they implement so they can take a strategic approach to their technology stack and streamline reporting.

  • Track education technology adoption and usage trends, eliminate redundancy, and drive ROI
  • Monitor app and content consumption to facilitate early adoption and effective utilization
  • Assess risk with visibility into student data privacy and security compliance