AI and education, Angela Duckworth, app-ified “solutions”, Atlantic Philanthropies, Automated Drones, “evidence-based” approaches, behavioral economics, big data and the surveillance state, Bill Gates, Blockchain, Bloomberg, Callsign (digital identity authentication), Cambridge Analytica, Cass Sunstein, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Characterlab / Grit, Choice Architects, Citi Group’s “Living Cities” program, Cornell-Technion’s Small Data Lab, criminal justice reform, Daniel Kaheneman, decentralized identifiers (DIDs used to create self-sovereign digital identities), digital exhaust, digital nudges, DISC Holdings (digital payments and credit on blockchain), Dr. James Heckman, a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, e-government transactions, EA3 devices, Element (biometrics), Evan Nesterak - The Philadelphia Behavioral Science Initiative (PBSI), Goldman Sachs, Google, Google’s Eric Schmidt Data is the New Oil, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group (HCEO), Ideas42, Illinois Blockchain Taskforce, impact metrics, Institute for New Economic Thinking - George Soros, International Finance Commission (IFC), Internet of Things, John and Laura Arnold Foundation, John Arnold- Enron, Katherine Milkman, Lisa Nutter - Sidecar Social Finance, MacArthur Foundation, Michael Nutter - What Works Cities, MIT Media Lab, neoliberal practices, Nudge Unit, Obama’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OccupyICEPHL, Pay for Success, Philadelphia District Attorney’s office - Larry Krasner, Project Trillion Billion, PTB Ventures, public pensions, Results for America, Richard Thaler, Smart Cities, social control, social impact investing, Swarthmore Professor Syon Bhanot, Tata Consulting, The Brookings Institution, UPenn’s GRASP lab, US Army Research Lab, Wharton Business School, Wharton’s Behavior Change for Good program
Category: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundaton, Chamber of Commerce, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Charter schools, Chicago Public Schools, Ed Tech, Facebook-Summit partnership, James H. Shelton, LEAP, Measures of Effective Teaching (MET), personalized learning, Promise Neighborhoods, Social Emotional Learning SEL, Stand for Children, Summit Basecamp, Summit charter schools, Teach for America
Beware of Tech Titans Bearing Gifts
1:1 device initiatives, Algorithms, Amplify, AR/VR, augmented reality/virtual reality, Bill Gates / Gates Foundation, Boston Consulting Group, Carnegie Corporation, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Chromebooks, Common App, Common Education Data Standards, Common Sense Media, Data Interoperable, Data Quality Campaign, Digital Promise, ed-fi alliance, EdSurge, ESSA, Europe - GDPR, Facebook, FERPA, Future of Privacy Forum, gamification, Getting Smart, Go365, Harvard Project Zero, Humanetech, IMS Global, InnovateEDU, International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), Jeff Bezos, K-12 LinkedIn Data Badges, McKinsey Global Institute, Microsoft, Microsoft OneNote, Minecraft Education, National PTA, Naviance, Oculus Rift, Open Education Resources, #GoOpen initiative, Pearson, personalized learning, Project Unicorn, Relay Graduate School, Scholar Snap, Smart Cities, The Dell Foundation, Tom Vander Ark, Truth About Tech, US Department of Education (USDOE), US Department of Labor-Workforce Data Quality Initiative
Data Unicorns? Tech Giants and US Dept of Ed Form Alliance to Leverage Student Data — Without Parent Consent.
21c, Building on What Works Coalition, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, foster care, MA Juvenile Justice PFS Initiative, MassINC., Mentor Network, New Profit, Omidyar Network, Pay for Success, Third Sector Capital Partners, Inc, Thrive Washington, Time and Learning, Tripp Jones, Washington State Department of Early Learning
86 Deaths in Public-Private Foster Care – and Why Education Activists Should Be Paying Attention
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundaton, Bill Gates, Bill Gates / Gates Foundation, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Facebook-Summit partnership, Gates' Foundation, Mark Zuckerburg, Summit Basecamp, Summit Personalized Learning Platform
Is Summit Basecamp Bill Gates’ Latest Plan for Public Education?
Bill Gates, Bill Gates / Gates Foundation, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Facebook-Summit partnership, Mark Zuckerburg, New Profit, Summit Basecamp, Summit charter schools, Summit Personalized Learning Platform
Debunking the “Truthiness” of Bill Gates’ Glowing Review of Summit’s Personalized Learning Platform
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundaton, Bill Gates / Gates Foundation, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Diane Taverner, Facebook-Summit partnership, Gates' Foundation, LEAP Innovations, personalized learning, President of the California Charter School Association, Student Privacy, Summit Basecamp, Summit charter schools, Summit Personalized Learning Platform
Parents Rebel Against Summit/Facebook/Chan-Zuckerberg Online Learning Platform
Algorithms, Censorship, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Facebook, Facebook-Summit partnership, Napalm Girl, personalized learning, Summit Basecamp, Summit charter schools, Summit Learning Residency Program, Summit Personalized Learning Platform, teacher training
Did you know Facebook and Summit Charter Schools Have Teamed Up to Deliver Personalized Learning?
1:1 device initiatives, adaptive management systems, Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative, AI and education, Algorithms, AltSchool, Americorp volunteer, anytime, anyplace, anywhere, any pace learning, AR/VR, augmented reality/virtual reality, Army Research Lab, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundaton, Bill Gates, Bill Gates / Gates Foundation, Booz Allen Hamilton, Broad Superintendents Academy, Carnegie Mellon, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Charter schools, Chromebooks, Class Size, Classcraft, Common Core Standards, Cyber-Education, Department of Defense, Department of Education (DOE), Education Elements, ESSA, Evidence based policy, FERPA, financial de-stabilization, Future Ready, gamification, Global Education Futures: Agenda, global finance, Google Apps for Education, Google Student Accounts, grit, Halliburton, Hewlett Packard, High Stakes Testing, IBM, Innosight Institute, Institute for Creative Technologies, Kindergarten, Learning Ecosystem, Micro Schools, Microsoft, Minecraft, Montessori school model, Naviance, online chat bots, Opting Out of High Stakes Testing, Pavel Luksha, Pay for Success, Pearson, personalized learning, Project Based Learning, Reasoning Mind, Remake Learning, Rocketship, School Vouchers, Skolkovo Institute, Social Emotional Learning SEL, Summit Basecamp, The Clayton Christensen Institute, Tom Vander Ark, TouchSense, US Department of Education (USDOE), USC, Vouchers, whole child - data collection, workforce development