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Why is Google Tracking Students’ Location, Voice Activity, Web & App Activity, Device Info, YouTubes Searched and Watched?

Here’s how to check your student’s school issued GSuite account. Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker With mounting concerns about school safety, screen addiction,  screen time’s known health and brain effects, increase in internet crimes against children, along with hyper focused national attention on data misuse, location tracking, breaches, gmail data sharing, and data privacy–what about school ...
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Google’s Economic Intelligence Report. “Driving the Skills Agenda: Preparing students for the future”

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker Who knew Google played a role in the ed-workforce 21st Century Skills (data) pipeline?   Google for Education commissioned this 2015 study entitled, Driving the skills agenda: Preparing students for the future. The report apparently tries to predict how to best prepare for an ...
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NWEA MAP Assessments. Study connects test disengagement to student deep-rooted problems.

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker Personalized Learning and Adaptive Assessments: Parents need consent, transparency on how student data (and meta data ) are used and shared. Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence are rampant in education, via online “personalized learning” and online adaptive assessments.  If you want a good tutorial on why these ...
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Facebook Seeks Help of Conservatives They Censor

This is rich. conservatives and Libertarians are being shadow-banned on Twitter, hidden by Google, and buried by Facebook. This website is one of the many victims and, like the rest, we have been supportive of Donald Trump.  Facebook is now seeking the help of Conservatives. The Gateway Pundit did some research which ...
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I guess we have to get used to it. Privacy is dead! Yahoo’s new privacy policies.

Robert Thoughts 2 by Robert Fleming With all of the recent news and headlines about Facebook and all the big tech companies tracking us, sharing our information with little or no options for us to do anything about it. I’ve been thinking why isn’t Yahoo in the news? They certainty ...
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2011 Video: Personalized Learning’s Plan to Replace Teachers?

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker “It means a different staffing model which costs less and works better” The last few years have seen an astronomical increase in screen time and “blended learning” being required in schools, starting even in preschool and kindergarten.  Many schools require students to pay a fee ...
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Between a rock and a hard place with College Board and SAT

Missouri Education Watchdog by Cheri Kiesecker College Board says it allows subcontractors to access personal IEP and 504 disability data Sunday, January 28 in International Privacy Day. Please, when you think of privacy, remember that in today’s high-tech classrooms,  K-12 students are a captive audience, in a state of nearly constant surveillance and ever increasing data ...
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America, Learn from Rwanda and Jamaica – the Price of the Loss of Privacy

The primary reason to result national id cards is  the world has become one huge police state.  On a national basis, national id cards, many biometric violate the person, our liberties stripping powers from the individual and placing it in dominion of the government, local, state, federal and some ...
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