A small New Jersey school district may be one of the first in the country to employ satellite technology that allows parents to make sure their youngsters get to and from school safely.

Under a pilot program with the system's manufacturer, students in West Paterson are issued plastic identification tags that a computer scanner activates when they board a school bus. The technology is much like that used by package delivery services.


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