Policy Information
Series 8000-8505 - 8000-8505

GUIDELINES FOR COMPUTER SOFTWARE
Policy # 8350R.5

Allowed

 

A teacher or other staff member may:

 

1)      Create new copies if an essential step in the utilization of the computer program.

 

2)      Create  new  copies  for  archival  purposes  only  to  be held  in  case  the  working  copy  is destroyed or no longer functions.

 

Not Allowed

 

A teacher or other staff member may not:

 

1)      Create new copies while using a disk-sharing system

 

 2)      Create replacement copies from an archival or back-up copy.

 

3)      Load a copyrighted program into several computers or a network from the same diskette and use them at the same time.

 

4)      Make multiple copies of the printed documents that accompany copyrighted software.

 

5)      Use illegally copied software in the schools or offices.

 


Adoption Date: 9/1/2012
8000-8505 - 8000-8505