UINTAH SCHOOL DISTRICT POLICY ACTION REVIEW

 

1st Reading           

12/13/11

New

X

2nd Reading

1/10/12

Revised

 

Approved

1/10/12

Substitute

 

 

010.0605         Child Internet Protection Act (CIPA) Compliance Policy

 

NEW POLICY

 

1.      Uintah School District will provide, maintain, update, Technology Protection Measures providing Internet Content Filtering on all district Internet connections.  The following content will be filtered and  blocked:

 

1.1.   Obscene material (defined by case of Miller v. California 1973);

 

1.2.   Child Pornography (defined by 18 U.S.C. 2256);

 

1.3.   Content Harmful to minors defined by the following:

 

1.3.1.      Any picture, image, graphic image file, or other visual depiction that

 

1.3.1.1.            taken as a whole and with respect to minors, appeals to a prurient interest

        in nudity, sex, or excretion;

 

1.3.1.2.            depicts, describes, or represents, in a patently offensive way with respect

        to what is suitable for minors, an actual or simulated sexual act or sexual

        contact, actual or simulated normal or perverted sexual acts, or a lewd

        exhibition of the genitals; and

 

1.3.1.3.            taken as a whole, lacks serious literary, artistic, political, or scientific

                  value as to minors” (Secs. 1703(b)(2), 20 U.S.C. sec 3601(a)(5)(F) as

                  added by CIPA sec 1711, 20 U.S.C. sec 9134(b)(f )(7)(B) as added by

                  CIPA sec 1712(a), and 147 U.S.C. sec. 254(h)(c)(G) as added by CIPA

                  sec. 1721(a)).

 

2.      Uintah School District will monitor Internet usage for minors and adults.

 

3.      Uintah School District will provide Internet safety training to all students who access district owned equipment that is connected to the Internet.  This training will include:

 

3.1.   Appropriate online behavior;

 

3.2.   Cyberbullying awareness and response;

 

3.3.   Social networking sites

 

3.4.   Chatrooms.