Legal Reference Guide: Laws Affecting Technology in Illinois School Districts

31 May 2022

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
  • Program
  • E-Learning & Remote Learning
  • State of Illinois Executive Orders
  • Funding
  • Taxes
  • Electronic Transmission of Funds
  • Electronic Textbooks
  • Electronic Devices
  • District Website Content
  • Privacy
  • Students
  • Internet Safety
  • Criminal Charges
  • Employees
  • School Buses
  • Reporting
  • Safety Drill Act