Privacy In the Age of Analytics

Organization: Coalition for Networked Information
Published: April 13, 2015

The move to digital information systems has allowed student data to become more visible and centralized. Technological mediation has also brought a range of third parties into data collection and analysis processes.  Often data is being collected and retained without the knowledge of the individuals whose data and activities are being tracked. This report discusses these data privacy issues in regards to student analytics activities.