Maryland County considers copyrighting school work - | WBTV Charlotte

Maryland County considers copyrighting school work

PHOENIX (CBS5) -

The Prince George County Board of Education in Maryland wants to slap a copyright on all the work created by students and faculty.

The proposal says "Works created by employees students ... are properties of the board of education even if created on the employee's or student's time and with the use of their materials."

According to an article in the Washington Post, officials say the proposal was designed to make it clear who owns teacher-developed curriculum created while using apps on iPads that are school property.

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Man wanted in Rite Aid robbery

    Man wanted in Rite Aid robbery

    Monday, September 25 2017 8:37 AM EDT2017-09-25 12:37:28 GMT
    (Source: WBTV/File)(Source: WBTV/File)

    According to the Kings Mountain Police Department, the robbery occurred around 2:28 p.m. at a Rite Aid on East King Street. Police say the man demanded money and fled from the scene heading east on U.S. 74 Business. 

    More >>

    According to the Kings Mountain Police Department, the robbery occurred around 2:28 p.m. at a Rite Aid on East King Street. Police say the man demanded money and fled from the scene heading east on U.S. 74 Business. 

    More >>
  • One seriously injured, extricated from vehicle in southwest Charlotte wreck

    One seriously injured, extricated from vehicle in southwest Charlotte wreck

    Monday, September 25 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-09-25 12:16:40 GMT
    (Source: WBTV/File)(Source: WBTV/File)

    According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the wreck occurred on Interstate 85 northbound at Billy Graham Parkway. Firefighters tweeted about the wreck shortly before 8 a.m.

    More >>

    According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the wreck occurred on Interstate 85 northbound at Billy Graham Parkway. Firefighters tweeted about the wreck shortly before 8 a.m.

    More >>
  • One killed in Lancaster County crash

    One killed in Lancaster County crash

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-09-25 11:43:33 GMT
    Nick Bunting | WBTVNick Bunting | WBTV

    Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said they were investigating this wreck as a fatal collision. 

    More >>

    Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said they were investigating this wreck as a fatal collision. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly