Terms & Conditions

Except where otherwise noted, all content on www.cea-ace.ca is licensed under a non-exclusive Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License. Users are free to copy, distribute and transmit content provided it is distributed in its entirety, and proper credit is given to the author, Education Canada (if applicable), and to CEA and its website www.cea-ace.ca. Users may not use content for commercial purposes. Users may not alter, transform, or build upon content. For more information about the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license, view the License Deed and Legal Code.

Blog Postings
Our blog is intended for all persons interested in a Canadian perspective on education issues, trends, policy, practice, and research. The views expressed or implied by non-CEA staff are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of CEA. Postings made by CEA staff are meant to inform, provoke discussion, and/or provide an official position.

User-Generated Comments
Users are encouraged to comment on content throughout www.cea-ace.ca, and on comments made by other users. CEA wants to create a constructive dialogue and encourages users to be civil and stay on topic.

CEA does not allow unlawful comments, including, but not limited to comments that are racist, sexist, obscene, profane, libellous, defamatory, hateful, threatening, or violate copyright or privacy rights. Comments that are commercial, promotional, or in any other way meant for economic gain are not permitted. CEA reviews comments after they have been posted and comments that violate the aforementioned will be removed and the user may have their account suspended. Users are encouraged to report comments that violate CEA's guidelines by clicking on the "Report Abuse" link found in the offending post. CEA retains a right to remove any user-generated comment that in its sole discretion offends its Website Policies.

By posting comments, users grant CEA the non-exclusive right to reproduce content royalty-free on www.cea-ace.ca, in future electronic content, print publications, and at public events.

Users are required to register in order to post comments. CEA reserves the right to suspend or terminate access to commenting features by registered users. Personally identifiable information that is submitted during registration is governed by CEA's Privacy Policy.

Username and Password
When registering, users must choose a username and password. Users should safeguard their login credentials as they are solely responsible for all postings made under their account. Please notify CEA immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. CEA will not be held responsible for loss or damages due to unauthorized use of a user's account. Users should logout after each session.

External Links
Some of the information on www.cea-ace.ca may link to external websites. CEA is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability, currency of information contained on external websites, or damages incurred from visiting external websites. CEA is not responsible for inactive links.

Third-Party Advertising
CEA does not endorse advertisements that appear on www.cea-ace.ca. CEA is not responsible for the content of external websites.

Official Languages
Most information on www.cea-ace.ca is available in English and French. Some sections in Education Canada contain summary translations only, while blog postings and user-generated comments are not translated from their original language. External links may not always be available in English and French.

August 3, 2010