Resources


Professional organizations:

Text of the Children's Internet Protection Act on the ALA website:
http://www.ala.org/advocacy/sites/ala.org.advocacy/files/content/advleg/federallegislation/cipa/cipatext.pdf

ALA's Online Social Networks page:
http://www.ala.org/offices/oif/ifissues/onlinesocialnetworks

AASL White Paper on Educational Technology in Schools:
http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/resources/whitepapers/ed-tech

"Developing Social Media Guidelines," from the Illinois School Library Media Association:
http://www.islma.org/pdf/DevelopingSocialMediaGuidelines(DRAFT).pdf

Other resources:

Katie Lepi, "Crowdsourced School Social Media Policy Now Available," Edudemic: Connecting Education and Technology:
http://www.edudemic.com/school-social-media-policy/

Steven Anderson, May 7, 2012, "How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School," Edutopia,
http://www.edutopia.org/pdfs/edutopia-anderson-social-media-guidelines.pdf

Kelly Czarnecki, “How CIPA affects the future of libraries and teens,” YALSA blog:
http://yalsa.ala.org/blog/2013/08/27/how-cipa-affects-the-future-of-libraries-and-teens/

The Cost of Censorship in Libraries: 10 Years Under the Children’s Internet Protection Act, from the Electronic Frontier Foundation
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2013/09/cost-censorship-libraries-10-years-under-childrens-internet-protection-act

Audrey Watters, October 2, 2013, "Students are “Hacking” Their School-Issued iPads: Good for Them,"
The Atlantic, http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/10/students-are-hacking-their-school-issued-ipads-good-for-them/280196/
A tale of social media policy failure.

Eric Westervelt, November 1, 2013, "For the Tablet Generation, A Lesson in Citizenship," All Tech Considered, National Public Radio,
http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2013/11/01/242156138/for-the-tablet-generation-a-lesson-in-digital-citizenship
A tale of social media policy success.