Drafting & Enforcing Student Internet Policies: Facebook, iPhones & More
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
Facebook, iPads, smartphones - today's evolving technologies require schools to constantly keep their student handbooks up to date to minimize legal liability. How can K-12 administrators create a policy that incorporates everything from social media and smartphones to "sexting" and cyberbullying? Join us for a live, 60-minute webinar where you and your staff will learn:
Keys to drafting K-12 handbook policies for smartphones & social media
Legal issues in technology policies and how to protect your school
Sexting and cyberbullying: Solutions to take control of the situation
Proactive ways to empower teachers to address technology misuse
Student social media policies: Examples to minimize liability
Drafting & Implementing Legally Sound Social Media & Smartphone Policies
Writing policies & guidelines for iPhone and BlackBerry use at school
Ways to address sexting and cyberbullying in your student handbook
From Facebook to smartphones: Where can you legally draw the line?
Disciplining Technology Misconduct: When and How You Should Act
Smartphones and test time: Preventing innovative ways of cheating
Searching students' smartphones: Educate your teachers, avoid liability
Ways to legally discipline students who use the web inappropriately
How to Handle Internet in the Classroom & the Problems Posed by 4G
How to educate your students on proper internet usage at school
Keys to deal with students who abuse school Wi-Fi systems
District-wide social media policies: Solutions to minimize liability
Live Q&A session - Have your specific questions answered by our expert speaker!
About The Speaker
Janet Decker, J.D., Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at Indiana University's School of Education where she teaches education law and policy courses. Her research focuses on legal issues related to special education, charter schools, and technology.
She has provided professional development about student and employee internet speech to educators across the nation.
Dr. Decker received both her Ph.D. in Education Policy Studies and her law degree from Indiana University. She also worked at the Indiana University's Maurer School of Law and the Center for Evaluation and Education Policy. Prior to her legal studies, she taught children diagnosed with autism at the Princeton Child Development Institute.
This practical, 60-minute webinar will provide you and your staff with legal guidelines that will help you address the use and misuse of social media, smartphones & internet in your school.