Student Digital Privacy Act

'Landmark' bill raises student data privacy protections


Indiana and Colorado congressmen introduce Student Digital Privacy Act, aimed at strengthening protections for students whose data is being collected by ed tech companies.

Obama's student data proposal hailed by privacy experts


The Student Digital Privacy Act, announced by President Obama Monday, would prevent businesses from using students' information for anything other than educational purposes. The measure is modeled on California legislation signed into law in September.