Chinese school buys its pupils tracking bracelets – then vows to consult them after online backlash

//Chinese school buys its pupils tracking bracelets – then vows to consult them after online backlash

Chinese school buys its pupils tracking bracelets – then vows to consult them after online backlash

Controversy over a southern Chinese school’s plan to put smart wearables on students that can monitor their movements has forced it to delay introducing the devices and promise further consultations with students and parents.Guangdong Guangya High School in Guangzhou, which in September bought 3,500 electronic bracelets that can track users’ location and how they perform in class, said on Tuesday night they would be used only to record class attendance and exercise at school.A top public school…

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