Policy 402.13

Employee Use of District Technology

The district provides staff members and students with access to an electronic computer system (which includes computers, data communications equipment, peripheral hardware, networks, internet access and software). The purpose of this system is to assist students in preparing for success in life and work by providing electronic access to a wide range of information and the ability to communicate with people throughout the world. The purposes of this system for staff members are to improve the delivery of the district’s curriculum, enhance intradistrict communication, and assist in professional development.

The district encourages and supports the use of the electronic computer system in instructional programs and educational activities within legal and ethical parameters. To assure appropriate use of the electronic computer system within the district, the superintendent shall develop rules and procedures regulating the appropriate use of the district’s electronic computer system. The district will filter internet access on all district computers.

Legal Reference:
Title XVII – Children’s Internet Protection Act

Approved: July 12, 1999
Revised: May 14, 2001
Revised: April 11, 2005