Gates Paying Murdoch For System To Track U.S. Kids’ School Progress – Slashdot

The Gates Foundation has ponied up $76.5 million for a controversial student data tracking initiative that’s engaged Rupert Murdoch’s Wireless Generation to ‘build the open software that will allow states to access a shared, performance-driven marketplace of free and premium tools and content.’ If you live in CO, IL, NC, NY, MA, LA, GA, or DE, it’s coming soon to a public school near you.

(Full Story: Gates Paying Murdoch For System To Track U.S. Kids’ School Progress – Slashdot)

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