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10.36 FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN STUDENT JOURNALISM

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TALBOT COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
POLICY CODE 10.36

EASTON, MD 21601
APPROVED: 11/16/16



FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN STUDENT JOURNALISM

I. Board Philosophy

The Board of Education of Talbot County authorizes the exercise of freedom of expression in student journalism in accordance with applicable state law, including any limitation on freedom of expression included there in. Exceptions to freedom of expression in student journalism are established in accordance with Maryland Law.

II. The Board of Education of Talbot County directs the Superintendent to develop regulations to ensure that:

Guidelines for freedom of expression in student journalism shall be established in the administrative regulations for this policy. The administrative regulation shall address the exercise of freedom of expression in student journalism, the role of the student journalist and student media advisor, and any legally supported limitations on freedom of expression.

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