A networked computer account with Internet access is provided to all students at East Ridge Elementary School. The use of all technical devices, including computers and iPads, must be in support of education and consistent with the purposes, curriculum and mission of East Ridge Elementary School.
The use of technical devices is a privilege and not a right. Students must act responsibly and abide by the following guidelines. Failure to do so will result in revoking the privilege, or further consequences.
I will follow the classroom rules of computer use as explained to me by my teacher(s).
I will never share my password, even with my best friend, or sign on to a computer with someone else’s login/password.
I will treat all computer equipment with care and will not change the way a computer is set-up to run, including settings, displays and software.
I will be polite to others and respect their documents and files.
I will use the Internet for education only and access sites authorized by my teacher(s).
I will tell my teacher(s) right away if I come across a picture or information that makes me feel uncomfortable, or is not appropriate, and I will not invite other students to come and see it.
I will not give out my personal information or anyone else’s personal information on the Internet.
I will not install software from home or download, copy, or store any software, shareware or freeware without prior permission from my teacher, principal or the technology department.
I will only use my Google Drive and Google email for acceptable school purposes only.
I have read and understand East Ridge Elementary’s Technology Contract. I will adhere to the Terms and Conditions set forth in order to obtain a Google account and Internet access. I further understand that any violation of these Terms and Conditions may result in suspension of privileges or cancellation of privileges, or further consequences as deemed appropriate by my teacher and our school principal.