Rules & Regulations No. 4100

(Ref:) Policy No. 4100

(Ref:) Procedure No. 4100

CERTIFIED PERSONNEL

1.0 INTERNET/WIDE AREA NETWORK ACCEPTABLE USE

1.1 Use of the District Wide Area Network or Internet (both hereafter referred to as the Internet) must be in support of educational objectives. Internet usage will be monitored.

1.1.3 Internet services provided by the school district are not intended for personal, political or private use. Employees have no expectation of privacy associated with the use of the Internet.

1.2 In accordance with the Government Records Access Management Act (GRAMA), Child’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) and/or Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), employees may not identify any student by full name, photograph, etc. over the Internet without specific documented consent from the parent or legal guardian.

1.3 Employees may not misrepresent or assume another’s identity or misrepresent their own identity.

1.4 Alpine School District shall maintain a firewall and content filters for the Internet.

1.5 Employees may not manipulate, reconfigure or damage district hardware, software or network settings without onsite technician and administrative authorization. This includes, but is not limited to the following:

1.6 Employees may not violate copyright or intellectual rights by downloading or distributing copyrighted material.

1.7 Employees are expected to immediately report to the onsite technician and an administrator any failure or damage to equipment, programs, or the network.

1.8 Employees may not share their user identification. Allowing unsupervised access to non-employees of school and district records (such as grades, attendance, finances, and so forth) is prohibited.

1.9 Employees may not allow students to access the Internet without appropriate supervision.

2.0 Alpine School District shall be the final authority on use of the network.

2.1 Any employee who violates the Acceptable Use Policy may be subject to district disciplinary action and/or legal action depending on the nature of the infraction.

Board Approved: April 19, 2011

4100 Internet-Wide Area Network Acceptable Use Rule (last edited 2012-06-29 05:31:05 by Jennifer Bitton)