Student Privacy: Lost in the Cloud?

As more school districts share data with parents and teachers, privacy advocates warn that they run the risk of violating students’ privacy.

How valid are such concerns? Should parental rights trump educators’ efforts to track students? What should the federal role be?


  • Aimee Guidera, Data Quality Campaign

  • Joel Reidenberg, Fordham University

  • Jim Shelton, U.S. Department of Education

  • Benjamin Herold, Education Week (Moderator)

Student Privacy: Lost in the Cloud?