Section 7.67 Social Media Account Authorization Form
The Dysart Unified School District supports the use of online social media to facilitate District programs, departments, and school sites in communications. “Social Media” are websites and applications that enable users to create and share content either publicly or privately, or to participate in social networking. Social media can include text or direct messages, audio, video, images, podcasts, and other multimedia communications. These platforms not only provide information, but allow for interaction during this informational exchange through user-generated content.
The district’s Policy 7.67, Staff use of Digital Communications, requires School-Related social media accounts as well as Individual Professional accounts to be approved by and accessible to a site administrator and/or the designated Content Owner. The definitions of these accounts are as follows:
Content Owners are fully responsible for regular monitoring of the site, appropriate online conduct, adhering to the District’s policies and procedures, and maintaining official presences on social media sites as follows:
Complete and return this form to the principal of your school or applicable director/assistant superintendent. You will be notified if your application is approved.
For Official Use Only