All use of the Internet shall be consistent with the District's goal of promoting student learning within the approved School District Curriculum. This authorization does not attempt to state all required or prescribed behavior by users. However, some specific examples are provided. The failure of any user to follow the terms of the Authorization for Internet Access will result in the loss of privileges and/or disciplinary action.
Terms and Conditions 1. Acceptable Use - Access to the District's Internet must be for the purpose of educcation or research, and be consistent with the educational objectives of the District.
2. Privileges - The use of the District's Internet is a privilege, not a right, and inappropriate use will result in a cancellation of those privileges.
3. Unacceptable Use - You are responsible for your actions and activities involving the network. some examples of unacceptable uses include, but are not limited to, the following: a. Using the network for any illegal activity, including violation of copyright or other contracts, or transmitting any material in violation of any U.S. or State regulation. b. Unauthorized downloading of software c. Downloading copyrighted material for other than personal use d. Using the network for private financial or commecial gain. e. Gaining unauthorized access to resources or entities; f. Invading the privacy of individuals g. Using another user's account or password h. Posting material authored or created by another without his/her consent i. Posting anonymous messages j. Accessing, submitting, posting, publishing, or displaying any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, racially offensive, harassing, or illegal material, and k. Using the network while access privileges are suspended or revoked.
4. Network Etiquette - You are expected to abide by the generally accepted rules of network etiquette. These include, but are not limited to, the following: a. Be polite b. Use appropriate language. Do not swear, use vulgarities or any other inappropriate language. c. Do not reveal the personal addresses or telephone numbers of students or colleagues. d. Recognize that electronic mail (E-mail) is not private. e. Do not use the network in any way that would disrupt its use by other users. f. Consider all communications and information accessible via the network to be private property.