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Cyberbullying Is a Growing Threat in K-12 Schools. Here’s How to Stop It

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This month, in conjunction with National Bullying Prevention Month, Lightspeed Systems is raising awareness about a critical issue impacting students around the world: cyberbullying. As the leader in K-12 web filtering and mobile device management, Lightspeed Systems is proud to empower IT and teachers with the tools they need to track digital learning and keep children safe.

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10 Tips for Take-Home Chromebooks

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More and more schools are realizing the benefits of sending devices home with students: It enables 24/7 learning, gives students access to all their resources, builds their technology skills, and more. And Chromebooks are the perfect devices for this, given their low cost and easy portability. For the most successful take-home Chromebook programs, consider these tips.

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Filter Bypass Tools: What Schools Need to Know About Psiphon, Ultrasurf, Hotspot Shield & More

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A Q&A with Lightspeed Systems VP of Product Development Rob Chambers

Q: What are Psiphon, Ultrasurf and Hotspot Shield?
A: They’re tools designed to bypass internet content filters, designed particularly for use in countries that filter and limit internet access for their citizens.

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Help Lightspeed Fight Cyberbullying. Take Our Survey

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Protecting students and preventing cyberbullying, violence and self-harm are at the core of what we do at Lightspeed Systems. To fight bullying from all fronts, we’ve created solutions like suspicious search query reports in Web Filter 3: Longhorn, real-time suspicious term alerts in Relay for Google Chrome, and teacher device monitoring via Classroom Orchestrator.

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Selective Transparent Proxy: Try This Updated Feature to Balance SSL Insight With Network Load

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The Lightspeed Systems team worked hard this summer so you don’t have to during your busy school year.

For those of our community members using the Web Filter as a transparent proxy, we’ve got some great news. We’ve made it easy to use transparent proxy for specific domains with selective transparent proxy.

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Ready for School? Here Are 5 Helpful Tips for Your Web Filter Setup

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Just like the solar eclipse, summer has come and gone in the blink of an eye. Whether school has already started for you or you’re still waiting for students to come pouring in, Lightspeed Systems has you covered with tips, tricks and new tools and features to make the 2017-2018 school year your best one yet.

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Where to Find Lightspeed in the Fall Trade Show Season

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As students start to roam the halls this fall, the ed-tech community returns to convention show floors for the many upcoming education technology trade shows.

The Lightspeed Systems team attends events large and small around the country (and around the world) to meet you, show you what’s new, answer your questions and make sure you go home with one of our famous Lightspeed foam rockets.

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