3. Net Etiquette - You are expected to abide by the generally accepted rules of network etiquette. These include (but are not limited to) the following:
a. Avoid offensive or inflammatory speech. Be courteous and
b. Use appropriate language. Profanity or obscenity are not permitted at any time.
c. Do not reveal your personal address or phone numbers of students or colleagues.
d. Note that electronic mail (e-mail) is not guaranteed to be private. People who operate the system do have access to mail. Messages relating to or in support of illegal activities may be reported to the authorities.
e. Do not use the network in such a way that you would disrupt the work of others.
f. All communications and information accessible via the network should be assumed to be private property. Do not quote personal communications without the author's prior consent.
4. Vandalism - Vandalism will result in a cancellation of privileges. Vandalism is defined as any malicious attempt to harm or destroy data of another user, Internet, or other networks that are connected to the Internet backbone. This includes, but is not limited to, the uploading or creation of computer viruses.
5. Security - Security on any computer system is a high priority, especially when the system involves many users. Teachers and staff assigned an account must never share their password or account with anyone. You have full responsibility for the use of your account and can be help responsible for any policy violations that are traced to your account.
6. Exception of Terms and Conditions - These terms and conditions reflect the entire agreement of the parties and supersedes all prior oral and written agreements and understandings of the parties. These terms and conditions shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Tennessee and the United States of America.
I understand and will abide by the above Terms and Conditions for Internet. I further understand that any violation of the regulations above is unethical and may constitute a criminal offense. Should I commit said violation, my access privileges may be revoked and school disciplinary action may be taken and/or appropriate legal action.