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Learning Materials and Resources 6400-6539
Learning Materials and Resources 6400-6539

Policies (P), Regulations (R), Forms and Publications (F) that address materials and resources used in teaching and learning.

Number
Title
Purpose
P 6411

Learning Materials and Resources

The purpose of this policy is to establish the process for the selection and retention of instructional materials and resources used in the Minneapolis Public Schools.

R 6411 A

Criteria for Selection

The purpose of this regulation is to establish the criteria for selection of learning materials and resources to be used for instruction.

R 6411 B

Review Committee and Procedures

The purpose of this regulation is to establish the Learning Materials Committee for the selection of learning materials that support the District curriculum and educational goals, and to establish procedures for materials review and recommendation.

R 6411 C

Use of Video in the Classroom

The purpose of this regulation is to establish guidelines and procedures for approved use of video media in the classroom.

F 6411 -1

Use of Video in the Classroom Request From

Form to use to obtain permission to use a popularly released, commercial video in the classroom.

P 6415

Internet and Educational Network Use

The purpose of this policy is to ensure the safe and appropriate use of the Internet for educational purposes and to comply with federal law.

R 6415 A

Internet Use Agreements and Limitations of District Liability

The purpose of this regulation is to establish district rules for application for access to the District computer system and Internet access, and to establish the limits of District liability for use of the system.

R 6415 B

Internet, E-mail and Network Rules for Student Use

The purpose of this regulation is to establish appropriate rules for educational and ethical student uses of the Internet, e-mail and District networks at school and to identify individual student responsibilities.

R 6415 C

Internet, E-mail and Network Rules for Staff Use
 

The purpose of this regulation is to establish appropriate rules for educational and ethical staff uses of the Internet, e-mail and District networks at work and to identify individual staff responsibilities.

F 6415 - 1

Staff Internet Use Agreement

Form to be signed by all staff acknowledging district policy

R 6415 D

Web Page Development

The purpose of this regulation is to establish rules and procedures for approved creation, format and use of District web pages on the world wide web.

P 6420

Copyright

The purpose of this policy is to establish the adoption of the "fair use" standard under U.S. copyright law.

R 6420 A

General Copyright Guidelines

Establishes generally applicable copyright observance rules for all media.

R 6420 B

Specific Copyright Guidelines

Establishes specific copyright limitations for print, audio-visual software, music, off- air broadcasts, pre-recorded broadcasts and computer software.

P 6441

Guidance

The purpose of this policy is to establish the goals of the school guidance and counseling program.

P 6450

Pupil Fees

Establishes that most school day activities are done free of charge to students.

R 6450 A

Permitted, Prohibited, and New Fees

This regulation establishes lists of permitted, and non-permitted fees charged to students, and the process for establishing new fees.

R 6450 B

Musical Instruments

Establishes ownership of district instruments and provides for use (rental) fees for student use.

P 6510

Work Based Learning

The purpose of this policy is to establish the work based learning program.

R 6510 A

Procedures and Definitions:

The purpose of this regulation is to establish the procedures for application for participation in a work based learning opportunity, and to supply definitions for terms used in this regulation and the underlying policy

P 6524

Student Publications

Authorizes the publication of student works under supervision and responsibility of the Board of Directors.

R 6524 A

Individual School Publications: School Newspapers

Authorizes principals to supervisiong school newspapers in alignment with board policy.