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18 St. Louis Schools Place Monitoring Devices on Students

by Conservative Action Alerts on January 16, 2012

“What has always made the state of hell on earth has been precisely that man has tried to make it his heaven.” – Johann Christian Friedrich Hölderlin

What is replacing privacy? Planning (and absurdity).

Missouri elementary schools plan on monitoring their students in and out of school, while they sleep and while they’re awake.

Missouri’s St. Louis Today reports:

When is the line crossed between better health and surveillance?

In early 2012, wristwatch-like devices called Polar active monitors will be used by older students in PE classes at all 18 Parkway elementary schools. District officials say the devices should help improve the students’ fitness and academic achievem

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Tie it to the cat:

heh heh heh

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I love my country
I am appalled by my government

On January 6, 2012

This was posted here at the DP:

God Help Us: Big Brother in St.Louis Schools

Thanx,

Jason

You can't get clean in a dirty bathtub.

Just staple the monitors to the students' ears like cattle tags

if that's how you want to treat them.

Good Lord!

Ron Paul 2012

Laurelai

You think the insurance

You think the insurance companies will have a field day with this information. One wrong blip and the policy price will skyrocket!

If you walk blindly through life, you will run into a lot of walls.

Local issue.

Perhaps their parents delight in the idea of not having to do any real parenting.