The new policy says that faculty and staff of the state’s six universities, 19 community colleges and six technical colleges may not say anything on social media that would incite violence, disclose confidential student information or release protected data. But it also says staffers are barred from saying anything “contrary to the best interests of the university.”
The Kansas Board of Regents have given final approval to a new policy limiting what faculty and other employees may say on social media. Details here.
It is a good thing I don’t work at a university in Kansas, as I am pretty sure that merely sharing this news would be “contrary to the best interests of the university.”