Data Quality Campaign
Amendment to create student data privacy commission clears Senate
Congress to debate No Child Left Behind reauthorization
The Senate will take up an overhaul of the education legislation, which hasn't been updated since 2007. Legislators will debate measures on innovative testing and privacy.
Congressmen urge support for student data privacy bill
Reps. Luke Messer, R-Ind., and Jared Polis, D-Colo., are trying to gain more sponsors for their Student Digital Privacy Act, which was introduced in the House in April.
Despite concerns in Congress, tracking data can help students
New York City is the latest district to adopt a student performance data tracker, linking student attendance and exam records to see if kids are on track to graduate.
Highly anticipated student data privacy bill expected Monday
The bill will address concerns around student data privacy, but advocates have said that it does not go far enough in holding companies accountable.