The district's students and staff will have access to electronic information resources through their classrooms, offices, media centers, and school computer laboratories. Access to the district's computer network(s) and the Internet is a privilege that may be revoked at any time. Electronic information resources include, but are not limited to, Voice Mail, Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), Internet access, Electronic mail (e-mail), and instructional management software/courseware. These resources have been established for limited educational purposes and management uses, as approved by the Board of Education and under the direction of the Superintendent.
The terms "educational purpose" and "management use" include use of resources for experiences related to instruction, professional or career development, data management, research, and communication related to those uses. This Policy and related Regulations are established for the acceptable use of these resources as fundamental tools for learning in the Teaneck Public Schools, hereafter referred to as the District.