If you're anything like me, the word biometrics makes you yawn. However, they are actually a facet of technology that educators should get incredibly excited about! Biometrics refers to any technology that can recognize humans based on either physical or behavioral traits. Today's most popular biometrics include fingerprint recognition and voice recognition.
Check out this great article by Edutopia that explains how biometrics and four other types of technologies may shape our future classrooms. The future is exciting in the world of education!