Technology User Agreement

With access to computers and people around the world also comes the availability of materials that, in the context of the school environment, cannot be considered of educational value. THS has taken limited, available precautions to limit access to controversial materials. However, in a global network, it is impossible to control all materials and an avid user can discover controversial information. We (THS) only believe that the valuable information and interactions available on this global network far outweigh the possibility that users may purchase materials that do not align with THS`s educational goals. SPONSORSHIP PROFESSORS. I have read the general conditions of sale of THSNet and I agree to promote this agreement with the student. As the student may use the network for individual assignments or as part of another class, I cannot be held responsible for the student`s use of the network. As a teacher sponsor, I agree to inform the student of the acceptable use of the network and the correct network etiquette. Internet access is coordinated by a complex association of government agencies and regional and government networks. In addition, the proper functioning of the network depends on the good behavior of end users, who must comply with strict guidelines. These guidelines are provided here so that you can be aware of the responsibilities you will acquire.

This usually requires efficient, ethical and legal use of network resources. If an THS user violates any of these rules, their account on THSNet will be terminated and future access may be denied. Your signature(s) on the annexed contract(s) is legally binding and indicates that the party(ies) who signed thereto has carefully read the General Terms and Conditions of Sale and understands its importance. Parents/legal guardians and students must sign the agreement and return it to the student`s school as soon as possible. PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN (if the applicant is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian reads and signs this agreement in most cases. When your account is set up, your teacher will notify you of your login code and user password. Thank you for your interest and support of this exciting new resource in Independence Schools. Educators at the Newberg School District believe that technology offers students unique opportunities to learn, innovate, create, communicate, work together and much more. With these remarkable benefits related to the use of technology in education, the regular use of technology offers students the opportunity to become responsible digital citizens.

We want all of our students to be thoughtful and responsible digital citizens, able to make good decisions when using technology and adapting to digital environments. The attached document provides an overview of the key details, resources and expectations of this responsible management of the Newberg School District`s technology resources. Please read this document and consider your role in supporting the responsible use of technology in the Newberg School District. In order for your student to use a digital device, please take the time to review and discuss this document with your students. I have read the terms and conditions of THSNet. I understand and will abide by the terms and conditions specified for THSNet. I also understand that a violation of the rules is unethical and can be a misdemeanor.