The Internet is 50 – Now What?

Mensan Heather Simmons celebrates the internet’s 50th birthday and explains why privacy policy, not technology, will and should dominate the next 5-7 years of its development. 

What’s Next in Student Privacy

Mensan Heather Simmons discusses student privacy policies, and explains why the most important implication of K-12 tech has nothing to do with policy.

Common Sense Student Privacy

Smiling female lecturer helping student during her class. Student in a lecture with helpful teacher.

Privacy matters, but it is just a place to start. Technology changes the relationship between teacher and student, which is where the real work lies.

How Privacy and Policy Drive Global AI Adoption

Diagram of China dominating global funding of AI startups

PwC estimates that AI rollouts will add $15.7 trillion to global GDP by 2030. China will capture $7 trillion of that total, to North America’s $3.7 trillion. In one of our previous blog posts, China Rising in Age of Applied AI, we discussed how China’s scrappy entrepreneurs, abundant data, and armies of competent (although not elite) AI […]