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UK Schools Consider Searching Pupils’ Smartphones

March 7th, 2011 03:09 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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An anonymous reader writes “What right to privacy do school pupils have on their mobile phones? UK education officials are considering ways to clamp down on cyber-bullying and classroom disruption by allowing teachers to search and delete content from student handsets if it is deemed unsuitable. However, questions remain whether such a move would give teachers too much power and infringe on student rights.”

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