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Rotten to the Core: The Feds' Invasive Student Tracking Database

DuaneUrban Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 9:19 AM
This is insane and disgusting. It seems like there is no way to stop data collection and sale of it yet since we are the creators of that data why don't we at least get copyright protection and royalties from it's sale?
(This is the fourth installment of a continuing series on nationalized academic standards known as the "Common Core.")

While many Americans worry about government drones in the sky spying on our private lives, Washington meddlers are already on the ground and in our schools gathering intimate data on children and families.

Say goodbye to your children's privacy. Say hello to an unprecedented nationwide student tracking system, whose data will apparently be sold by government officials to the highest bidders. It's yet another encroachment of centralized education bureaucrats on local control and parental rights under the banner of "Common Core."

As the American Principles Project,...