Feb 132019
 February 13, 2019  Posted by  Court, Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Youth & Schools
[UPDATED] Supreme Court of Canada to rule on case of teacher who secretly filmed students' cleavage

UPDATE of Feb. 14:  Hallelujah, common sense and privacy prevailed.  Michael Geist tweets: Supreme Court of Canada overturns Court of Appeal in Jarvis with win for privacy – “students recorded by the accused were in circumstances that give rise to a reasonable expectation of privacy” https://scc-csc.lexum.com/scc-csc/scc-csc/en/item/17515/index.do — Michael Geist (@mgeist) [Read More…]

Feb 082019
 February 8, 2019  Posted by  Youth & Schools

Elana Zeide and Helen Nissenbaum have an article available for download on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The current debate about student privacy issues raised by education technology focuses on how schools information with private vendors. It neglects a related but different trend, namely, the rise of online learning platforms offering [Read More…]