ERIC Number: ED429577
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
FOIPP and Technology Highlights: Best Practices for Alberta School Jurisdictions.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
The information in this document is based on a study that Alberta Education commissioned on establishing technology systems that are responsive to the requirements of Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPP). This document provides an overview of key issues and suggested strategies in the following areas: (1) accessing general information; (2) accessing personal information and protecting personal privacy; and (3) FOIPP and information management, including managing records, security, and e-mail. Appendices include: a summary of suggested strategies for school boards with regard to FOIPP and technology; related definitions; privacy impact assessment guidelines; security summary table; guidelines for evaluating network security; and a list of related Alberta Education resources. (AEF)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Computer Security, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Administration, Educational Practices, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Freedom of Information, Information Management, Information Policy, Information Systems, Information Technology, Legislation, Privacy, School Districts
Learning Resources Distributing Centre, 12360-142 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5L 4X9; Tel: 780-427-5775; Fax: 780-422-9750; Web site: http://ednet.edc.gov.ab.ca/technology/
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada