Internet Safety Policy & Chromebooks
Internet Safety Policy
It is the policy of Albuquerque School of Excellence to: (a) prevent user access over its computer network to, or transmission of, inappropriate material via Internet, electronic mail, or other forms of direct electronic communications; (b) prevent unauthorized access and other unlawful online activity; (c) prevent unauthorized online disclosure, use, or dissemination of personal identification information of minors; and (d) comply with the Children's Internet Protection Act [Pub. L. No. 106-554 and 47 USC 254(h)].
Access to Inappropriate Material
To the extent practical, technology protection measures (or “Internet filters”) shall be used to block or filter Internet, or other forms of electronic communications, access to inappropriate information.
Specifically, as required by the Children’s Internet Protection Act, blocking shall be applied to visual depictions of material deemed obscene or child pornography, or to any material deemed harmful to minors.
Subject to staff supervision, technology protection measures may be disabled for adults or, in the case of minors, minimized only for bona fide research or other lawful purposes.
Inappropriate Network Usage
To the extent practical, steps shall be taken to promote the safety and security of users of the Albuquerque School of Excellence online computer network when using electronic mail, chat rooms, instant messaging, and other forms of direct electronic communications. Specifically, as required by the Children’s Internet Protection Act, prevention of inappropriate network usage includes: (a) unauthorized access, including so-called ‘hacking,’ and other unlawful activities; and (b) unauthorized disclosure, use, and dissemination of personal identification information regarding minors.
Education, Supervision, and Monitoring
It shall be the responsibility of all members of the Albuquerque School of Excellence staff to educate, supervise and monitor appropriate usage of the online computer network and access to the Internet in accordance with this policy, the Children’s Internet Protection Act, the Neighborhood Children’s Internet Protection Act, and the Protecting Children in the 21st Century Act.
Procedures for the disabling or otherwise modifying any technology protection measures shall be the responsibility of Information Technology or designated representatives. The Curriculum Department or designated representatives will provide age-appropriate training for students who use the Albuquerque School of Excellence’s Internet facilities. The training provided will be designed to promote the Albuquerque School of Excellence’s commitment to:
- The standards and acceptable use of Internet services as set forth in the Albuquerque School of Excellence’s Internet Safety Policy;
- Student safety with regard to: (a) Safety on the Internet; (b) Appropriate behavior while online, on social networking Web sites, and in chat rooms; and (c) Cyberbullying awareness and response.
- Compliance with the E-rate requirements of the Children’s Internet Protection Act (“CIPA”).
This Internet Safety Policy was adopted by the Governing Council of Albuquerque School of Excellence at a public meeting, following normal public notice, on June 11, 2022.
Please see our ASE Student Handbook for further information and expectations of computer/internet usage.
Chromebook Repair & Replacement Costs
|USB-C AC Adapter||$55.00|
|LCD Back Cover||$35.00|
|Palmrest w/ Keyboard||$70.00|