Acceptable Use

Linking to an external web site

You can link to external web sites if it is predominantly instructional in nature. Remember that as Webmaster it is your responsibility to make sure that all outside links on your site are appropriate for children.

Keep in mind that you must be aware not only of outside links you post, but of any links accessible from those sites via links or popups. Be selective about the links you post. Links to sites outside the schools.nyc.gov site should be targeted to open in a new window, whereas links within schools.nyc.gov should open in the same

Use the following guidelines:

  • Web pages may link to external wen sites if it is predominantly instructional.
  • Web page may not link to any site or advertisement that is for profit unless the site is instructional in nature.
  • School may not benefit financially from any links they place on their school wen site.