Biometrics in Schools
By Khrys'tena and Kadijah
What is Biometrics?
Biometrics is use of finger prints, retina scans, or other body features as an authentication mechanism.
As a student would you be happy to submit your data to a system? or if you were a parent,would you be happy for your child's data to be held in the same way?
Disadvantages of Biometrics
-The cost that is implemented can affect schools.
-Interference with religion.
-Hackers can access the failed system and take information.
-False readings can cause problems.
-Unreliable data can cause a mix up.
-Storage can cause problems.
-False reading for someone with artificial body parts
Advantages of Biometrics
-Processes is quicker.
-Low risk of forgery.
-Identity cant be stolen or lost easily.
-Shorten lines by 30-40%
-Increase time to eat
-Helps with reimbursements
Biometrics in school are a efficient thing to use but the question is
So is biometrics helpful for our children?
From a parent's POV would you want you child in a system that could cause chaos and confusion if not properly taken care of , Or would u want to enroll your child into a program that the propose would help .