In China, daydreaming students often caught on web camera

Children assemble robots under a live-streaming camera at the Deep Blue Children Robot Center in Jimo, Shandong Province, China, March 25, 2017. (Yuyang Liu/The New York Times)

School officials see the cameras as a way to improve student confidence and crowdsource the task of catching misbehaving pupils. Many students see live-streaming as an intrusion, prompting a broader debate in China about privacy and the perils of helicopter parenting.

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