Privacy and the Digital Student | Center for Democracy & Technology

School districts across the country have embraced education technology (“EdTech”) as a means for enhancing school operations and classroom instruction. While the practice of collecting student data is not new – K-12 schools and institutions of higher education have been gathering and reporting test scores, grades, retention records, and the like for years – the means by which student information is collected, the types of information collected, and the entities that ultimately have access to this data have expanded dramatically…

Source : Privacy and the Digital Student | Center for Democracy & Technology

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