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Idaho Ed Trends Parent Community Guidelines
The Idaho Ed Trends online community gives you the opportunity to connect with other parents who are passionate about education and to communicate and inspire one another. Please share your feedback with others in the Idaho Ed Trends community.
When you post on Idaho Ed Trends, you are agreeing to abide by the Idaho Ed Trends Community Guidelines described below. Please respect them, and use common sense and good manners to ensure that your experiences with the Idaho Ed Trends community are positive ones.
Please read the Idaho Ed Trends Community Guidelines before posting.
- Be respectful of others and their opinions. While we encourage a healthy, even passionate, exchange of opinions, we insist that differences be expressed with civility and without insulting language.
- Do not use offensive language. No racist, sexist, ageist, obscene, sexually explicit, violent, threatening or otherwise offensive language is allowed. This applies to user names and subject lines as well as to the actual posts. We reserve the right to remove or edit postings that defame or insult anyone and that are abusive or hateful. Any postings that can be construed as stalking will be deleted and made available to the proper law enforcement officials.
- Keep in mind that your posts can be seen by non-members and community visitors. Do not post personal data -- yours or anyone else's. For your safety and privacy, please do not post personal data such as phone numbers, addresses, Social Security numbers or any other private information. Do not publicly post content from private messages or email.
- Do not post sexually explicit images.
- Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important to us. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access the website at any time or in any manner. If Idaho Ed Trends learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected through the website without verified parental consent, then Idaho Ed Trends will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
- You agree not to use the services to harm children or minors in any way, or encourage inappropriate interactions with children or minors of any kind.
- Do not collect screen names or email addresses from our site for any commercial use.
- Do not collect personal information from our site about any member of the Idaho Ed Trends community , or otherwise stalk, repeatedly contact or harass any member.
- Be aware that this is a public site and what you post will be visible to all users of IdahoEdTrends.com and could end up anywhere on the Internet.
- Do not post anything that contains harmful code of any sort, including viruses, cancel bots, Trojan horses or other codes that harm computer software or programs or the proper functioning of any software, hardware or equipment or materials.
- Don't believe everything you read. Idaho Ed Trends does not and cannot screen all the content post directly by its users. When someone recommends something, such as a book, service or product, it is his or her personal recommendation and not one necessarily endorsed by Idaho Ed Trends or its advertisers, sponsors or partners. We recommend you use your best judgment in evaluating recommendations posted by other users, which will be clearly indicated as separate from material posted by the Website.
- Respect copyrights. Please do not cut and paste articles, recipes, song lyrics, art, graphics or any other original material that you do not hold the copyright to as this could violate the copyright of the original publisher. Even if you include the copyright mark, you do not have permission to republish without explicit permission of the original publisher. Idaho Ed Trends is required by law to remove all copyrighted material if requested by the copyright holder. We recommend referring to the title of the article and summarizing the relevant portion of the article in your own words.
Please do not post advertisements. Advertising includes, but is not limited to:
- Work-at-home or other businesses;
- Products or services that you are selling (personal or professional);
- Job opportunities;
- Charities and charitable causes;
- Call for participants for research or studies;
- Other websites (personal, non-business websites are fine).
- Do not spam. Do not flood, spam, or post chain letters, pyramid schemes or junk mail..
- Be a law-abiding citizen. If you are not sure that what you are about to say is legal, hold off and check. If Idaho Ed Trends is notified that illegal activity is being encouraged in our community, we will alert law-enforcement officials. You agree that you will not violate any international, U.S. federal or state law.
- Do not impersonate others or misrepresent who you are. Do not impersonate any person or entity, and do not misrepresent your affiliation with any entity. Please be aware that members may claim expertise or status (legal, medical, etc.) that they do not possess; use discretion in following any advice.
- Do not repost deleted content. Do not repost something that was deleted from the community. These posts will be deleted as well, and posting privileges may be removed for members who repost deleted content.
- Do not post links to sites that violate our guidelines.
- If you have a customer service question please visit our Contact page to find the appropriate place to send your query.
- When you post to our community, discussion boards, blogs or other forums, you are giving Idaho Ed Trends permission to use your content. By posting your comments on Idaho Ed Trends, you give us a fully paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, worldwide right and license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part) and distribute the content from your post and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such content, in any manner and medium.
- We do not review all posts. However, we do have the right to remove any post at any time and without notice.
If you violate any of the above Community Guidelines, you will be notified individually by staff and may, as a result of your actions, receive a warning, temporary suspension or permanent banning from the community. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your right to use our services at any time, for any reason.
Updated January 8, 2014