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Legal and Ethical Issues with Using Technology in an Adult Classroom

Consider legal and ethical issues, such as intellectual property, copyright, fair use, and privacy policies that the organization must address when implementing the modernized system.

Create 10 questions and answers that address the legal and ethical issues when using technology in an adult classroom.

Note: Questions can be a COMBINATION of comment/essay, multiple choice, true/false, or yes/no

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- Should online universities and colleges develop Acceptable Use Policies (AUP) for online adult learners to ensure that ethical guidelines are followed?
Yes, these policies are vital to prevent invasions of privacy, cheating, plagiarism and other forms of unethical behavior online.

- How has the online environment changed the ability of students to engage in plagiarism?
The ability to cut and paste entire papers has dramatically altered the landscape for education allowing students to engage in plagiarism on mass scales if they desire.

- Should students who visit and use the online facilities at schools such as the University of Phoenix, which has student learning centers dedicated to adult learners that want to come on a campus to use their computers, be reprimanded for ...

Solution Summary

The legal and ethical issues with using technology in an adult classroom are determined.