Digital Citizenship

View our Digital Citizenship Presentation or read through the information below.

Responsibility Before Rights

Demonstrate your responsibility to earn your right. The School Act asks students to:

  • be diligent
  • account for your conduct
  • respect the rights of others

Responsible use of Electronic Information Resources

We ask students to follow CBE Administrative Regulation 1062 | Responsible use of Electronic Information Resources

When Using Electronic Devices at School

  • ethical and respectful behaviour when conversing or posting material 
  • keep everyone’s personal and sensitive information confidential 
  • respect copyright and fair use 
  • keep digital access information safe 
  • ensure personal use does not interfere with your responsibilities 
  • access resources for which you have been authorized 

Inappropriate Use

  • hacking or illegal activities 
  • accessing, storing or distributing inappropriate electronic material 
    • capturing and distributing anyone’s image without consent 
    • lewd or graphic depictions of violence, sexual acts or body modifications 
    • images that promote the use of illegal drugs, tobacco or alcohol 
    • material that promotes violence, hatred or misinformation of another person or group 
    • unlicensed or illegally obtained digital media and software 
    • crude, obscene or vulgar language, gestures or images 

Digital Resource Acceptable Use Policy

Each student is expected to sign and return this form at the beginning or during the school year.

Personal Devices at School

Students may only use personal devices during non-instructional times unless expressly permitted by the teacher for their current class.

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​Digital Citizenship at the CBE

Digital citizenship is about using technology and participating in digital environments. It is key to helping our students learn to use available technology responsibly in the classroom and beyond. Our school has a Digital Citizenship Plan that is updated annually, addressing how we work to build a community where we live and work together as digital citizens.

Visit the CBE website to learn more on how we support students develop online safety skills and learn to be good digital citizens.​​​

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