Schools Are Spying on Students’ Social Media

Schools Are Watching Students’ Social Media, Raising Questions about Free Speech is produced by PBS NewsHour.

As universities have started paying close attention to the internet presence of prospective students, high schools have also begun cracking down, sometimes hiring outside companies to police social media posts for bullying or abusive language. But monitoring raises other problems, and civil rights groups are paying attention. Special correspondent Lisa Stark of Education Week reports.

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