The State of K-12 Cybersecurity

Year in Review


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Schools are increasingly relying on technology for teaching, learning, and school operations. What do we know about the cybersecurity risks this may introduce?

A first-of-its-kind report on cyber incidents affecting U.S. public elementary and secondary (K-12) education institutions during 2018:

An abridged version of the report is also available for direct download.

Suggested citation:

Levin, Douglas A. (2019). “The State of K-12 Cybersecurity: 2018 Year in Review.” Arlington, VA: EdTech Strategies, LLC/The K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center. Available online at: 

The publication of the 2018 report was made possible with the generous support of Core BTS, Managed Methods, and PC Matic PRO.

Core BTS, Inc.
PC Matic PRO