ED WEEK: Federal Trade Commission Issues Warning to Ed-Tech Companies on Student Data Privacy

May 25, 2022

“The goal at the commission is to get companies that market software and systems that are used in the classroom to wake up and realize that there are potentially significant penalties around the corner if they don’t comply with the provisions of COPPA,” said John Davisson, director of litigation and senior counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center, a Washington, D.C.-based independent nonprofit research center. 

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