Companies are aggressively marketing invasive and biased biometric surveillance technology, like facial recognition software, as the answer to school safety. A growing number of schools in New York State are showing interest.
But this risky surveillance does little to improve school safety and makes students feel like suspects in their own classrooms.
TAKE ACTION: Tell lawmakers to stop the surveillance of students.
Andrew M. Cuomo (D-NY), Governor
Your State Upper Chamber Representatives
Your State Lower Chamber Representatives
Carl E. Heastie, Speaker, New York State Assembly
Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Majority Leader, New York State Senate