Last modified September 12, 2012 and is effective immediately.
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(h) Your Site Content does not contain any viruses, worms, spyware, or other potentially damaging programs or files; and
(i) Your Site Content does not contain any information that you consider confidential, proprietary, or personal.
To the extent the "work made for hire" doctrine applies to materials developed by CCSD employees in the course and scope of employment, the CCSD hereby grants permission to its employees who are Users of this Site to suggest or submit those materials as Site Content.
Wiki-Teacher.com and CCSD do not guarantee that you will have any recourse to edit or delete any Site Content you have submitted. However, if you wish to remove Site Content that you have submitted, you may request that it be removed by contacting CCSD at the address provided below.
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Use of Site Content is restricted to non-profit educational activities. Site Content may not be used for profit (including any commercial advantage or private monetary compensation) without the express written permission of the CCSD. In addition, the Site Content and resources found within this Website may not be used outside of normal classroom activities without citing the source(s) and giving credit to the creator(s). Specifically, if the author of the Site Content is CCSD, then CCSD must be cited as the original author of the material, and, if applicable, it must be noted that alterations/modifications have been made to the CCSD Site Content by the User.
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Clark County School District
Curriculum and Professional Development Division
3950 South Pecos-McLeod
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