1 Article by: Ben Wagner

Ben Wagner is an assistant professor at the Delft University of Technology, and a visiting researcher at the Human Centered Computing Group, University of Oxford.

Big Tech Firms Can’t Be Trusted to Decide Children’s Futures

The rise of online learning during the pandemic has accelerated the already rapid growth of the educational technology sector. But the Silicon Valley firms taking over the classroom remain far too unaccountable — and they’re massively extending the automated processes that unfairly decide children’s futures.