Policies & Forms

PCS Acceptable Use Policy

     All PCS employees/students are given access to the the Internet/Network for the first 
     15 days of school or the start of the new fiscal year (July 1).  Before that time ends,
     all employees/students must read or watch the summary presentation
     (or read the policies), and sign the TRU/AUP(Technology Responsible Use/Acceptable          Use Policies) signature form and have it reported to the Central Office by the
     principal or designee. At the end of 
     the 15 day time limit, all employees/students not signing the TRU/AUP
     (or having it reported to the Central Office before the deadline) will have their access              terminated.

By clicking on the link, employees may watch/access:

    1) Staff Presentation and Student Presentation.  (Google Sign-In Required) 

    2) Read the policies on the Pender County Schools BOE website.
             A: Technology related policies: 1610, 3102, 3120, 3200, 3210, 3220,
                   3225, 3226, 3227, 3410, 6401, 6524, 7335, 7730, 8220
              B: Bullying related policies: 1710, 1720
              C: Copyright related policy: 3230

Staff may also access the:

     3) CyberBullying Policies and Procedures

     4) CyberBullying Instructional Resources for assistance and materials, including
         classroom resources Pre-K through 12.

     5) The Governor's Office and the NC Department of Cultural Resources have
          published a "Best Practices for Social Media Usage in North Carolina". 
Staff Social Media Presentation: Based on the policy adopted by the BOE
        February 13, 2012. a) Policy 7335

     7) For Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT) please go here.

Remember you have the right to read the BOE policies before signing the TRU/AUP, but the 15 day rule still applies.