This sample policy from Colorado was written for school use of video surveillance and audio monitoring. It recognizes that maintaining the safety and security of students, staff and district property is best implemented with a multifaceted approach.
The policy states:
To the extent modern technology provides tools to maintain safety and security, the use of technology such as video surveillance cameras is supported by the Board. Video surveillance may be utilized in and around schools, on district property and on school transportation vehicles. Cameras may be equipped with audio recording capabilities as well. Video surveillance shall be in accordance with applicable laws pertaining to such use. The district also shall comply with applicable law related to maintaining video recordings.