Public School Attendance Tracking

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The Texas Tribune reports that school districts are beginning to use electronic devices to monitor the whereabouts of students. This is in efforts to “track attendance and avoid losing state funding.” Two schools in San Antonio have adopted electronic chips in student ID cards and some schools in Austin have “issued student phones with GPS systems.”

Click here to see Texas Schools Turn to Technology to Monitor Students by Era Sundar.

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