Internet Filtering in Irving ISD
1. Why does Irving ISD use an Internet filter?
Texas Ed. Code Ann.
32.201-202, Texas Govt. Code Ann. §
Texas state law requires a
public school that provides a computer used for Internet access to
implement an Internet safety policy in districts receiving funds from a
Texas Infrastructure Fund loan or grant.
2. What does the Irving ISD Internet filter
The categories that Irving ISD has chosen to filter at
this time are:
Note: The above
categories are continuously under review by committee and may change.
Above is the current list that was implemented at the beginning of the
4. How can a teacher request
a website to be unblocked?
An online form has been placed on the the web that
teachers can use to ask for a website to be unblocked. Please plan
ahead when asking to unblock sites.