Talking Points in 2 Minutes or Less

Politics and technology are intertwined.

Data is a virtual currency.

Data can be used for social control.

Data can be used to maintain power imbalances.

Data can be used to modify behavior. Often, data collection is not transparent or under the control of the individual.

The amount of data being collected on students is expanding exponentially.

Education incorporating the “secret rules” of algorithms is a social justice issue.