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Education Week | 01.11.16

Analytics in K-12 Schools: Big Data, or Big Brother?

Elana Zeide

D&S Affiliate Elana Ziede discusses the potential harms to collecting private data in educational systems.

In the meantime, parents and citizens should be aware of possible harms, said Elana J. Zeide, a privacy research fellow at New York University’s Information Law Institute. “There is the potential that ubiquitous surveillance might chill intellectual exploration,” she said.

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