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  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    Student “surveillance” and their right to privacy

    October 15, 2015

    When I was in school (yes, dinosaurs still roamed the earth), we used to cover our notebooks or tests with our hands because we didn’t want others to see our w…

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    The Parent survey: what does it really mean?

    October 1, 2015

    The Future of Privacy Forum released a parent survey appropriately called “Beyond the Fear Factor” that asked parents how they really feel about data. I didn’t…

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    A privacy maze

    September 18, 2015

    We moved. We left our beloved Brooklyn for a new State to call home. Moving means not just a new house but new routines, new friends and new schools! And as ex…

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    What do parents think about student data privacy?

    September 10, 2015

    I know that nobody asked me what I thought about student data privacy when I began inquiring about my children’s education records and how their privacy was pr…

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    Should we all opt out?

    August 30, 2015

    A new school year is just around the corner and my kids will be attending new schools. Not only am I excited about the school year ahead and the experiences of…