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States Keep Track Of Students Even After They Move

stateline | Adrienne Lu | Posted 09.05.2014 | Politics

The following comes to us courtesy of Stateline, where it was originally published. For years, Washington state has collected data on students from...

New York The Lone State On Board With School Data Plan

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 11.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — New York is the only state still fully on board with a technology company's plan to create statewide databases for every public scho...

Criminal Referrals For Ohio Officials Likely For Falsifying School Data

The Columbus Dispatch | Jennifer Smith Richards | Posted 01.14.2013 | Education

As state officials said there's a "strong likelihood" they'll refer Columbus school employees for criminal prosecution at the end of their student-dat...

Union President Blasts 'Not Credible' Data Dump

| Melissa Bailey | Posted 07.12.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of New Haven Independent. New Haven's teachers union president Wednesday boycotted the unveiling of new school data...

Man Vs. Machine: Watson Supercomputer A Reminder Of Education Shortcomings

John Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
John Rogers

Ultimately, the value of any super machine lies in whether humans can use it as a tool for problem solving and not confuse our basic tools with the solutions we seek.