Our student privacy bill, A06059, now has 35 sponsors in the NYS Assembly, including the original sponsor, AM O'Donnell, and a companion bill, S04284, in the State Senate. Check the links to see if your legislators have signed on, and if not, please call your Assemblymember and your State Senator today.
Two more recent media clips:
Who is Stockpiling and Sharing Private Information About New York Students (Village Voice) in which the NY State Education spokesperson claims that parents “give up” the right to decide if they want highly confidential information about their child shared with corporations and for-profit vendors when they register him or her in a public school.
InBloom vision video from Intentional Futures on Vimeo.
Defining the need