• PSS Clasic View

    Web Apps and their Data Privacy, Security and internet Safety Ratings using the PSS Rubric


    *Roll-over the icons to see the privacy/security ratings. Click on the roll-over card to open it. Icons with a RED glow when hovered over are to be used with extreme caution.

    Using a mobile device? On Android and Apple phones, lightly press the icon and the recommendations card will pop up.
    For questions or comments about the Privacy, Safety and Security ratings, contact Education Technology 
    *We are in the process of re-evaluating apps to reflect the changes made in the applications security & privacy policies*
    Click on the Common Sense Education Icon to see more app ratings & reviews

    Presentation Apps 


    Content Apps 


    Activity Apps 


    Educational Utility Apps 


    GAFE Apps and Extensions 



    A list of applications where we were able to point out security vulnerabilities in their encryption strength & servers. A few of the applications listed below have been contacted directly through email, phone calls, Social Media, in person, or have attended a conference where PSS was presented & the vendor present requested to see how HISD has rated their application & asked us what we look for when rating them & how can they improve their ratings.

    Encryption Improvements