District Acceptable Use Policy

  • Responsibilities of administrators, staff, and students when using computers and the internet

    In 2002, the GBSD revised its acceptable use policies for computers and the internet. All of the files have been converted to portable document format (PDF) for ease of distribution and are available here. To download, click on the document title.

    Policy IIBGA AR

    This is the central policy / procedure document that outlines the responsibilities of administrators, staff, and students when using computers and the Internet in the school district. It provides guidelines for system access and etiquette, consequences for misuse of the system, and due process.
    Printing Instructions:
    Paper: letter-sized (8.5 X 11)
    Orientation: Portrait

    Staff Handbook

    This document contains the district expectations for staff use of computers and the Internet and is intended to be placed within the staff handbook at each school. The text of the PDFs can be copied and pasted into other formats and principals may feel free to reformat the text to match the existing format of the staff handbook.
    Printing Instructions:
    Paper: letter-sized (8.5 X 11)
    Orientation: Portrait
    Notes: This document should be placed in the staff handbook of each school.

    Web Authors Handbook

    This document contains the district expectations for staff and students who participate in web authoring or web design activities. It is intended to be placed in the staff handbook at each school. Staff members should print and share this document with students who are responsible for web authoring tasks. The text of the PDFs can be copied and pasted into other formats and principals may feel free to reformat the text to match the existing format of the staff handbook.
    Printing Instructions:
    Paper: letter-sized (8.5 X 11)
    Orientation: Portrait
    Notes: This document should be placed in the staff handbook of each school and copies should be distributed to students who are participating in web authoring/design activities.

    Lab Rules Poster

    This document contains the district expectations for students who are working in any school computer lab. It is intended to be printed and posted in the computer lab(s) at each school in plain sight of students.
    Printing Instructions:
    Paper: letter-sized (8.5 X 11) (Colored paper should be used for the poster.)
    Orientation: Portrait
    Notes: This document should be posted in all school computer labs.