Alabama District Overhauls Tech Policies

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

As technology evolves at a rapid clip, the Cullman County Board of Education has overhauled some outdated acceptable use policies in an effort to keep up.

The board has updated the policies governing pagers and electronic communication devices; the student acceptable use policy for technology; the employee acceptable use of school technology policy and the student technology use agreement compliance form.

Many of the changes revolve around updating language to include new devices (i.e. tablets, smart phones, etc.) but the new rules also feature some changes to allow students to use their own equipment in class, as permitted.

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