· DO use the computers for research on school projects or to connect with other students in a positive manner.
· DON'T search for illegal, crude, rude, crass and inappropriate things.
· DON'T harass other students through blogs.
· DON'T plagiarize or download anything illegally.
1. I will never post any information more personal than my first name nor will I post pictures of myself or others (family, students or staff in my school or enrichment program).
2. I will respect the public nature of online information, and in doing so, I will respect the wishes of my fellow students for keeping their information (full name, compromising stories, etc.) private.
3. I will not plagiarize, instead I will expand on others' ideas and give credit where it is due.
4. I will use language appropriate for school.
5. I will not insult my fellow students or their work.
6. I will only post pieces that I am comfortable with everyone seeing; other pieces I will keep as drafts.
7. I will not be afraid to express my ideas, while not making derogatory remarks.
8. I will use constructive/productive/purposeful criticism, supporting any idea, comment, or critique I have with evidence.
9. I will take all online content creation seriously, posting only things that are meaningful and taking my time when I create.
10. I will try to spell everything correctly.
11. I will not use my public writing (blog posts, comments, discussion topics, wiki edits) as a chat room, instead, I will save IM language for private conversations.
12. I will not bully others in my blog posts or in my comments.
13. I will never access another student's account in order to pose as them.
14. I will take responsibility for anything blogged in my name.
15. I will not provoke other students in my blog posts or comments.
16. I will only post photos which are school appropriate and either in the creative commons or correctly cited.
17. I will not spam (including, but not limited to meaningless messages, mass messages, and repetitive messages)
18. I will only post comments on posts that I have fully read, rather than just skimmed.
19. If I find an inappropriate site or image I will hit the back key and contact an adult.
20. I will not enter a chat room.

Infractions of these rules will lead to the following consequences in order of severity and number of offense:
1. Letter of apology to those offended by the infraction (individual students or enrichment community), warning by facilitator, and editing or deletion of offending post/comment.
2. Letter of apology to those offended by the infraction (individual students or enrichment community), temporary loss of access/privileges (duration of quarter), editing or deletion of offending post/comment.
3. Dismissal from enrichment program.