Edtech violates privacy and rights of children at scale


A report finds that most of the education technology endorsed by 49 governments in the rush to online learning during the covid-19 pandemic puts at risk or directly violates the privacy and rights of children for purposes unrelated to their education. Such platforms track children across the internet, access their contacts lists on social media and phones, and built profiles that can be used for manipulation.


Writer: Andrea Devia Nuño

Publication: Human Rights Watch

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