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Student privacy concerns addressed by proposed law

Senators Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) recently reintroduced the “Protecting Student Privacy Act”, legislation that would help safeguard the educational records of students in the digital world. The PreK-12 educational software and digital content market currently is worth…

Celebrating Family Diversity

The Department of Human Services (DHS) honored six New Jersey high school and middle school students at an event hosted last month by DHS’ Division of Family Development’s Office of Child Support. The students were honored for their winning entries…

War on Women continues

The 92 new laws enacted to restrict access to abortion services in 24 states in 2011 shattered the previous record of 34 adopted in 2005. Abortion restrictions took many forms: bans (6 states), waiting periods (3 states), ultrasound 5 states),…