Can Facial Recognition Really Tell If a Kid Is Learning in Class?

See on Scoop.itK-12 School Libraries

Inventors of software called EngageSense say you can tell if kids are engaged in class by analyzing their eye movements

Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

I don’t know if I’m intrigued or repulsed by this. What if this became an app installed on every 1:1 device in the school and then used to measure teacher effectiveness for salary considerations? What if that app was used as some kind of adaptive technology with computerized lessons in which no human interaction is involved? I am curious but I’m also very skeptical…

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