Policy 7720

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EMPLOYEE POLITICAL ACTIVITIES   Policy Code:   7720

The employee's right of citizenship involving registering, discussing political issues, voting, campaigning for candidates or issues, running for or serving in public office, and participating on a committee or board which seeks to serve the welfare of the community, will not be infringed upon due to employment in the school district.

These political activities will not:

  1. take place during school time;
  2. involve school monies or materials;
  3. make use of an official school position to encourage or to coerce students or other employees of the district to support in any way a political party, candidate or issue; or
  4. violate the district’s acceptable use policy 3225-4312-7320.

This policy should not be construed as prohibiting the impartial study and discussion of political or other controversial issues in the classroom setting.


Legal References: G.S. 115C-47(18)

Cross References: Acceptable Use of Voice, Video and Data Network (policy 3225-4312-7320)

Adopted: May 19, 1997

Revised: July 9, 2007

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