Schools in California now have access to a program that they can use to monitor social media accounts of students. The school administrators are calling this a safety precaution, parents are calling it snooping. The program looks for keywords like ‘attack’ or ‘kill’ over a variety of social media platforms. Parents are fighting the monitoring saying it is a major violation of privacy, and the students agree. How do you feel about schools being able to monitor students social media accounts? Should programs like these be used in Canada?
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