Students open data intended to feed US profit margins

Students being asked to surrender privacy at the schoolhouse door is for the greater good of the US, advocates of the measure say. Schools use of open data provides US with economic payoff $1 Trillion in potential profits.
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/marketplacek12/2013/10/Economic_Payoff_From_Schools_Use_of_Open_Data_Is_1_Trillion_%20Report_Says%20.html?cmp=SOC-EDIT-FB

Counter article against open data:
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/marketplacek12/2013/10/advocates_call_on_ed-tech_industry_to_protect_childrens_data.html

Common Sense Media Letter Regarding Privacy Concerns:
http://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/why-we-need-safeguards-to-protect-kids-data

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