Tag Archives: data mining

The Data Have Landed

A friend sent me the graphic below the other day.  There was indication it was posted on the The Opt Out Florida Network.  I checked their website and didn’t find it there.  I did find it on their FaceBook page.  … Continue reading

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What is FEPA? Does it have Surveillance State Potential?

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FEPA is short for the Foundations of Evidence-Based Policymaking Act (S. 2046).  Jane Robbins is featured in this excellent short video where she explains what FEPA is and why it is not a good thing. Randy Osborne has a broadcast … Continue reading

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Student Data: The Troubling New Currency | Part 2

This is the second part of a four part video series featuring Kirsten Lombard and Lynn Taylor with Mary Black moderating. The following information about this video is provided on YouTube: Student Data: The Troubling New Currency. No child’s data … Continue reading

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SAT Season is Here–Beware

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Many school districts in the state administer the SAT. Check your school and district calendars for SAT administration dates if it is administered at your local high schools. Unwittingly, the majority of students provide personal information to the College Board … Continue reading

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Why Privacy Matters

A number of articles related to privacy, student privacy, data collection, and data mining are posted on this site.  If interested, you can do a search using the search box in the right hand column. The other day, a friend … Continue reading

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The endgame of corporate reform in public school education, Part 2: Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and the Federal Government

This article was originally posted on Seattle Education and re-posted here with permission from the author.  This is the second in a three part series by Dora Taylor. Editor’s Note: 2.12.2017 The Washington State House Education Committee will be taking an … Continue reading

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