Navigation Links
NEPC Launches Education Interview of the Month Podcast Series
Date:9/21/2017

In the inaugural 30-minute podcast of the NEPC Education Interview of the Month, Lewis and Clark College Emeritus Professor of Education Gregory A. Smith examines student privacy issues with University of Colorado Boulder Research Associate Faith Boninger, co-author of Asleep at the Switch: Schoolhouse Commercialism, Privacy, and the Failure of Policymaking.

Join Smith and Boninger for an engaging conversation about the digitalization of education, why current policy is insufficient, and what policymakers, administrators, teachers and parents can do to protect children’s privacy.

Boninger notes that student privacy is a vital issue because “Schools and districts are paying huge sums of money to private vendors and creating systems to transfer vast amounts of children’s personal information to education technology companies. While this is happening, policymaking to protect children’s privacy or to evaluate the quality of the educational technology they use ranges from inadequate to nonexistent. This is why we have a number of recommendations for strengthening oversight of the education technology used in schools. For example, we recommend that before technologies are adopted in schools, independent third-party assessments of their validity and utility, and of the potential threats they pose to students’ well-being, be conducted and addressed.”

A new NEPC Education Interview of the Month, hosted by Gregory A. Smith, will be released each month from September through May.

Don’t worry if you miss a month. All NEPC Education Interview of the Month podcasts are archived on the NEPC website and can be found here.

Coming Next Month

In October, Greg’s guest will be Alyssa Dunn, author of Activism through attrition?: An exploration of viral resignation letters and the teachers who wrote them. Greg and Alyssa will discuss what can be learned from teachers’ resignation letters about working conditions in contemporary American schools.

Stay tuned in to NEPC for smart, engaging conversations about education policy.

Find Documents:
Press Release: http://nepc.info/node/8844
NEPC Publication: http://nepc.colorado.edu/publication/gregory-smith-faith-boninger

The National Education Policy Center (NEPC), housed at the University of Colorado Boulder School of Education, produces and disseminates high-quality, peer-reviewed research to inform education policy discussions. Visit us at: http://nepc.colorado.edu

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/09/prweb14720459.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2017 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine news :

1. Remote Accountant, LLC., a US online accounting firm launches business coaching, mentoring and part time CFO programs for small businesses & entrepreneurs to succeed.
2. The Right Solutions Launches $500 Reimbursement Bonus Program
3. Searchen Networks Launches New Sales Recruiting Web Address: SalesPositions.net
4. TAG Business Welcomes Gold's Gym Amarillo and Launches Cutting Edge Local Internet Marketing Campaign
5. Cheyenne Fitness Center, Fit Body Boot Camp, Launches Community Wide Fitness Challenge to Fight Obesity and Help Local Homeless Shelter
6. Portland Medical Marijuana Clinic Launches Blog
7. Liquid Vitamin Company, drEames Maximum Life Launches New Website
8. NIH launches trial of investigational genital herpes vaccine
9. San Jose Drug Rehab Launches Video on Services for People Seeking Help with Drug Addiction
10. Cleveland Treatment Center Launches Video Detailing Its Services for Drug, Alcohol Recovery
11. TAG Business Welcomes Gold's Gym Hanover PA and Launches Local Internet Marketing Campaign
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/21/2020)... ... 21, 2020 , ... Isagenix International , a global ... and final round of Canada finalists for its annual total-body transformation program, the ... Ontario; Taiya Farrell of Winnipeg, Manitoba; Véronique Collin of Orleans, Ontario; and James ...
(Date:2/20/2020)... ... 2020 , ... R3 Stem Cell, the nation's leader in regenerative therapies and ... stem cell procedures on military veterans in 2019. The veterans traveled from all ... R3 Stem Cell Training Course for doctors , providers of all kinds learn how ...
(Date:2/20/2020)... , ... February 20, 2020 , ... ... has a new release with next generation API integration functionality which enables ... VisitorsCoverage Inc. in 2017, TMQuotes was the first white label software-as-a-service ...
(Date:2/19/2020)... ... February 19, 2020 , ... Drs. Richard Amato, Michael ... of Connecticut, celebrate 30 years of serving Monroe, CT with a “Throwback Special” ... they charged in 1989, only thirty dollars. To further serve their patients, they ...
(Date:2/19/2020)... ... February 19, 2020 , ... Actor, director, and producer, ... known for his acting abilities demonstrated in blockbuster hits like the “John Wick” ... Scenes” with Laurence Fishburne. “Behind The Scenes” features a broad array of topics. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/21/2020)... ... February 21, 2020 , ... Nationwide jails are seeing higher ... While someone with a mental illness is no more likely to commit a crime ... trespass, loitering, or harassment. , They may be experiencing symptoms that lead to ...
(Date:2/21/2020)... ... ... The business of healthcare management is complex. From providing the best care ... digital and physical safety, there are many things to keep up with. Very often, ... excited to provide their insights on healthcare facility maintenance to attendees at the ...
(Date:2/20/2020)... ... February 20, 2020 , ... Amada Senior Care of Long ... care from trained and knowledgeable Amada caregivers. From day one of opening, owners ... client’s unique needs, preferences and desires, all with the goal of delivering the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: