Legal Reference Guide

Laws Affecting Technology in Illinois School Districts

This document provides an introduction to the statutes, regulations, and rules that may apply to the use of technology in a school district. Our reference guide is intended as a helpful document and not as an all-inclusive list. It is not a substitute for legal advice.

Topics covered include:

  • Government functions
  • Contracts
  • Programs
  • E-Learning & Remote Learning
  • Funding
  • Taxes
  • Electronic Funds
  • Electronic Textbooks
  • Electronic Devices
  • District Website Content
  • Privacy
  • Students
  • Internet Safety
  • Criminal Charges
  • Employees
  • School Buses
  • Reporting

Last updated September 2020