Administrative Procedure 559

PERSONAL USE OF DIVISION EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS

Background 

Equipment owned by the Division has been purchased with public funds, on a tax-exempt basis. As a result, the Division has a responsibility to ensure the equipment is used for the purpose for which it was intended. 

Equipment and materials are to be used for educational purposes only. 

Procedures

  1. Use of equipment or materials by staff is not permitted unless this use directly supports the staff members' job-related functions.

  2. Staff members wishing to use school equipment for the preparation of lessons, materials, etc. are permitted to take such equipment home provided:
    1. Equipment is properly signed out;
    2. The Principal approves the out-of-school use;
    3. The equipment is returned promptly to the school to ensure its availability for use during the instructional day; and
    4. The person using the equipment is held liable for costs of repair or replacement required as a result of personal use. 

Reference

Section 33,52,53,68,196,197,204,222,225 Education Act

 

Approved: August 21, 2018