10 Sep 2012

Tracking School Children With RFID Tags? It’s All About the Benjamins

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Two schools in Texas issued RFID-tagged student ID cards at the start of this semester, reigniting a debate about whether or not RFID tags should be used to monitor students’ attendance at school. Proponents for their use are concerned with school funding, stating that students are counted as present at school even if they’re not in their seat during roll calls. Opponents voice concerns about potential health and privacy issues for the students in an RFID-pervasive environment.

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Tracking School Children With RFID Tags? It’s All About the Benjamins

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