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

FUNNYLOGIC Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 8:19 AM
The "Big Brother" is watching, talked about in so many "Futuristic" novels of the last 70 years. It would be great if it was going to be used for altrustic purposes only. But we all know this is not the case. Another example of intrusive tracking, and eventual control over our lives. In other words, Loss of our Free pursuit to be who we are. Going, Going, Gone, Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.
Marie150 Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 8:47 AM
Remeber the last episode of Star Wars. Technology has its weaknesses.
(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,...