2 Articles by: Velislava Hillman

Velislava Hillman is a researcher in education technologies, children, and youth. She is founder and partner of education data | digital sovereignty (EDDS), a pan-European consortium that aims to empower and protect children’s data.

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.