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Politico: Online Education Run Amok

Posted December 1, 2014 Avatar Sean_UNSLCD_NewJersey_USA

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Private companies want to scoop up your child's data. Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2014/11/online-education-run-amok-113208.html#ixzz3KeamYUiV

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By: Caitlin Emma Massive open online courses, first envisioned as a way to democratize higher education, have made their way into high schools, but Washington is powerless to stop the flood of personal data about teenage students from flowing to private companies, thanks to loopholes in federal privacy laws. Universities and private companies this fall unveiled a slew of free, open-access online courses to high school students, marketing them as a way for kids to supplement t...


Our world of information

Posted April 11, 2014 Avatar Mukhtar Muhammad

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Let me take us back through memory lane. People have been creating relentless strides in regards to developing various levels considered imparting to them. A lot is given consideration to here but to which this article is the term INFORMATION. It has though taken a lot of long and shortcut pathways in its famous regalia of concern and it is as such my bone of contention here. There are definitely countless transitions through the efforts selflessly put in place by man to see information to its...


How to keep children safe in a 24\7 digital world

Posted March 31, 2014 no picture Katongo_VOY_CONNECT

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Technology makes it so easy for kids to connect and share things with friends and family no matter where they are. But these connections can come with a huge cost if kids aren’t careful. Learning to protect personal identity information, creating strong passwords, and being cautious when downloading programs and files are crucial to the safety and security of the digital devices kids use, as well as the information those devices store. Otherwise, kids can expose themselves and th...