Grit, Human Capital, and Data Mining: What’s Next for Children

This is a special re-post of a significant research piece by Alison McDowell. The original post can be found here. Its important for all of us to understand that while the use and abuse of student data for profit is abhorrent in and of itself, there are far greater implications for the data mining agenda. ...

Are You Sure It Won’t Happen Here? (news from China)

(China is monitoring the brain activity of employees in its state-run firms. The technology works by placing wireless sensors in workers’ hats that when combined with AI can spot workplace anxiety or depression. Pictured is a version installed in the cap visors of train drivers Pic courtesy. ) While many would agree this report from ...