Privacy Policy

SCOPE OF USE
The Council of Chief State School Officers ("CCSSO") invites you to view, use, and download a single copy of any item that appears on this Web Site for your informational, noncommercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights notices. Using this Web Site to evaluate whether to enter into a business relationship with CCSSO shall not constitute a commercial use for the purposes hereof.

NO WARRANTIES
All content on this Web Site is provided to you on an "as is," "as available" basis without warranty of any kind either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. CCSSO makes no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, currency, or reliability of any content available through this Web Site.

CCSSO makes no representations or warranties that use of the Web Site will be uninterrupted or error-free. You are responsible for taking all precautions necessary to ensure that any content you may obtain from the Web Site is free of viruses.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
CCSSO specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with access to or use of the Web Site, even if CCSSO has been advised of the possibility of such damages, including but not limited to reliance by any party on any content obtained through use of this Web Site, or that arises in connection with mistakes or omissions in, or delays in transmission of, information to or from the user. Interruptions in telecommunications connections to the Web Site or viruses, whether caused in whole or in part by negligence, acts of God, telecommunications failure, theft, or destruction of, or unauthorized access to the Web Site or related information.

E-MAIL
You understand that the Internet is public and that e-mail communications between you and CCSSO via this Web Site are subject to the risk of being viewed by other parties. Accordingly, you agree not to transmit confidential or proprietary information related to your business to CCSSO via e-mail.

COPYRIGHT
This Web Site is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. You may not modify, reproduce, or distribute (a) content on this Web Site (other than as set forth herein), (b) the design or layout of the Web Site or individual sections of the design or layout of the Web Site, or (c) CCSSO logos without CCSSO's written permission.

MODIFICATIONS
CCSSO reserves the right to modify this Web Site and the rules and regulations governing its use at any time. Modifications will be posted on the Web Site, and users are deemed to be apprised of and bound by any changes to the Web Site. CCSSO may make changes in the products and/or services described in this Web Site at any time.

VIOLATION OF RULES AND REGULATIONS
CCSSO reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of the rules and regulations set forth in this Web Site, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the Web Site.

LINKED INTERNET SITES
The links in this Web Site will let you leave CCSSO's Web Site. The linked sites are not under the control of CCSSO, and the content available on the Internet sites linked to this Web Site do not necessarily reflect the opinion of CCSSO. CCSSO is providing these links to other Internet sites as a convenience to you, and access to any other Internet sites linked to this Web Site is at your own risk. CCSSO assumes no responsibility for, or any obligation to monitor, the content of such linked Internet sites. The inclusion of any link does not imply a recommendation or endorsement by CCSSO of the linked site.

CCSSO welcomes links to its Web Site by governmental agencies. Links from nonprofit organizations and commercial, for-profit establishments are permitted only with prior permission from CCSSO.

GOVERNING LAW AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
This Web Site is operated by CCSSO from its offices within the United States of America. CCSSO makes no representation that the information in the Web Site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to the Web Site from territories where the contents of the Web Site may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Web Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. Any claims relating to the information available on this Web Site will be governed by the laws of the District of Columbia, U.S.A., excluding the application of its conflicts of law rules.