Surveillance Cameras Gain Fast in Schools

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/24/education/24VIDE.html Big Brother has arrived in Biloxi, Miss., where a digital camera in every classroom records students' and teachers' every move, the New York Times says. Fearful of violence, educators across the country are installing ceiling-mounted cameras in hallways, libraries, and cafeterias, the Times reports. It says that no school district has gone so far as Biloxi, which has enough revenue from casinos to place cameras in every classroom. Principals have used "instant replays" so far . . .

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