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from Muskegon Catholic Central
GoGuardian Changes- International Students
So going forward, if you need to whitelist or blacklist items for your students please be sure to make the changes to all of the groups represented in your class: MCC-MS, MCC-HS and/or International Students.
Viewing Movies and Copyright Law
To use the educational exemption, all of the following criteria must be met:
- A teacher or instructor is present.
- The showing takes place in a classroom setting with only the enrolled students attending.
- The movie is used as an essential part of the core, required curriculum being taught. (The instructor should be able to show how the use of the motion picture contributes to the overall required course study and syllabus.)
- The movie being used is a legitimate copy, not taped from a legitimate copy or taped from TV.
Annual Site License
If the above criteria are not met, we can still show a movie under our annual site license, but in that case we can only show movies from studios covered by our license. If you'd like to show a movie and it doesn't meet all of the above criteria, it must be a movie from one of the following:
- Columbia Pictures
- Sony Pictures
- Focus Features
- Screen Gems
- Summit Entertainment