Employees shall not use District funds, services, supplies or equipment to urge the passage or defeat of any ballot measure or candidate, including but not limited to, any candidate for election to the governing Board. This policy prohibits political activity during an employee’s working hours, but shall not be construed to prohibit an employee from urging the support or defeat of a ballot measure or candidate during non-working time. Nothing in this policy shall prevent: a. The dissemination of information concerning school tax and/or bond elections by the administrative staff insofar as authorized by the Education Code. b. The discussion and study of politics and political issues, when such discussion and study is appropriate to instruction and learning. c. The conducting of student and employee elections, and campaigning connected therewith.