on pupils at home
teach us something
about what it really means
to live in this 'free' nation
"Connecticut is a shameful trailblazer"
abusing rights of students
By JENNIFER ABEL
First, the good news: even in these troubled economic times, there exist American public schools – like those of the Lower Merion district in the suburbs of Philadelphia – prosperous enough to distribute laptop computers to every kid enrolled in the high school.
Now the bad news: school officials could also afford to install webcams on those computers, and remotely activate the cams to spy on students and their families at home.