Hawaii - Acceptable Internet Use Policies: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law requires districts to adopt Internet use policies or to provide instruction on safe Internet use.

2170 INTERNET ACCESS POLICY

Internet access supports the efforts of the Department of Education and the Hawaii State Public Library System. It enhances educational and research activities, provides a conduit for the transmission and sharing of information, provides access to appropriate national and international resources, and assists in developing the literacy skills necessary in a technology-rich society. In the schools, priority shall be given to student/classroom educational use. The Superintendent of Education and State Librarian are instructed to develop regulations and/or guidelines governing Internet access. Approved: 9/95; Amended: 10/97

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