New York bans facial recognition in schools until at least 2022

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

States agencies will seek feedback from teachers, parents and school-safety experts to develop governance for the technology's possible future use.

Florida's statewide student data project alarms privacy groups

by Katya Schwenk • 3 years ago

Civil rights watchdogs say the data-collection project to prevent school gun violence is being pushed into students' lives haphazardly.

New York school district pauses on facial recognition system

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

Just days after installation, a facial recognition system at Lockport City School District is offline as the state reviews district privacy policies.

Are schools getting justifiable value out of their student surveillance?

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

Educators must rethink the default assumption that blanket surveillance is worth the loss of privacy, experts say.