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New Mexico to Stop Using PARCC

Getting rid of the Remove term: Partnership for Assessment of Readiness (PARCC) Partnership for Assessment of Readiness (PARCC) has been a long time coming. Let this not be the end to ridding ourselves, our schools and our children of everything remotely connected to Common Core. Truth in American Education by Shane ...
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Data mining on medical records surging, expert warns

Our medical history and records are not safe.  Even worse, they are up for sale. WND.com Cites 3 new strategies to analyze your private information Forget the medical-industry claims that your medical records are private, that you control them and that they won’t be used without your knowledge, contends an ...
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Bombshell Study: Thousands of Educational Apps are Improperly Tracking Children.

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker EdWeek recently wrote about a study that found Android educational apps from the Google Play Store (remember Google built Android, Google Analytics) are improperly sharing children’s data with third parties. Are we seeing a trend here with tech companies improperly sharing data?  In a word, Yes.  Is ...
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Facebook Let OFA Data Mine Millions Since They Were “on Obama’s Side”

IJR reported that Carol Davidson, former director of integration and media analytics for Obama for America [OFA], said Facebook discovered their campaign was misusing Facebook to massively mine user data by “sucking out the whole social graph.” They allowed it because they agreed with OFA. Like Cambridge Analytica, Obama for America was ...
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President and Mrs. Trump, your son deserves privacy but so do other children.

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker President Obama changed FERPA law without a Congressional vote. Protect children, change it back. President and First Lady Trump, your son is beautiful. No one has a right to spread stories about a child, in the media or elsewhere.  ALL children deserve privacy and all children deserve ...
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San Diego Selling Voter Data They Won’t Give To Trump

Why all the brouhaha from Progressives about opening their voter databases to the federal government? What are they hiding when the same records under Barack Obama were placed on the selling block? Information Liberation by Chris Menahan While Secretary of State Alex Padilla is refusing to hand over California ...
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One Huge Threat in EdReform Datamining: Ransomware

  Data is king.  We need  to improve education via data.  Our district is data-driven!  We need data to provide equitable education.  These are just some of the lines non-governmental organizations (NGO) use when talking about the ESSA/Common Core requirements to gather cradle to grave information on students.  It’s ...
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EPA Assumes a New Role As Gender Police in Obama’s 11th Hour

  Do you want government agencies involved in policing peoples’ views about gender because that’s the plan under the guise of ‘inclusivity’ and ‘diversity’. The Environmental Protection Agency has a new program which they are rushing through as Obama’s midnight hour closes in. The purpose is to inculcate the left’s cultural beliefs ...
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