Where’s my child?

I look forward to selling this one in to my children:

Thousands of students skip school everyday. It is a problem in every school district across the globe.

Now RFID tracking technology is being used in countries like the UK and Brazil to help tackle the issue.

via School Uniforms With RFID Tracking System Tells Parents When Kids Cut Class.

I can see a new ‘trade’ in swapping blazers or ‘tapping’ in to school, dropping the uniform and leaving. It will be interesting to follow the success of this.

This may be one of those technology ideas that comes under the banner  of “just because we can doesn’t mean we should.”

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