An ‘unethical experimentation on children’: Digital rights groups oppose facial recognition in schools backed by new study – NationofChange

The study’s analysis concluded there were five types of negative implications of FR, which include:

exacerbating racism

normalizing surveillance and eroding privacy

narrowing the definition of the “acceptable” student

commodifying data

institutionalizing inaccuracy

“Because FR is automated, it will extend these effects to more students than any manual system could,” the study said.

An ‘unethical experimentation on children’: Digital rights groups oppose facial recognition in schools backed by new study – NationofChange