"“To the EdTech “thought leaders” who say that providing full read/write access to your email and drive is “nothing to worry about”: really?” (source) and “I hope these folks didn’t have anything of value in any of their Google accounts.” (source)"
From Bill Fitzgerald - "The launch of Pokemon GO highlights various privacy, security, safety, and privilege concerns with how we use and access tech. While these concerns existed prior to Pokemon GO, and will continue to exist long afterwards, this provides an opportunity to highlight some concrete steps about how we can use technology more safely, and take control over data collected about us. "
From Dr. Vera Triplett - "So, how do we deliver education both compassionately and effectively? How do we build a culture of high academic and behavioral expectations, while also taking into consideration the challenges that students bring to the table?"
From EdWeek - "Welcome to the brave new world of teacher "micro-credentialing," an effort to make professional development more personalized, engaging, and relevant to teachers. All in all, the two Wisconsin teachers say, it's a lot more focused and practical than the stereotypical continuing-education class."