Tag: facial recognition


Facial Recognition Moves Into a New Front: Schools

February 6, 2020

Via: NY Times

LOCKPORT, N.Y. — Jim Shultz tried everything he could think of to stop facial recognition technology from entering the public schools in Lockport, a small city 20 miles east of Niagara Falls. He posted about the issue in a Facebook […]

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Research: Students of color at greatest risk for facial recognition errors

December 16, 2019

Via: Education Dive

While benefits of facial recognition technology abound, privacy advocacy groups continue to raise red flags. In particular, the misidentification of certain sub-groups such as darker-skinned females could lead to unnecessary hassles for students who may be wrongly accused. A University […]