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General Disclaimer

The materials comprising this State Personnel Development Grant Website (hereinafter “Website”) are provided by the State Personnel Development Grant and State Education Resource Center (hereinafter “CT SPDG/SERC”) as a service to Connecticut’s educators and the public for informational purposes only. Website content is not intended as professional advice and should not be construed as such. CT SPDG/SERC will make every effort to assure the accuracy of Website content; however, some content may not be current, and the responsibility rests with the user to ensure accuracy. CT SPDG/SERC assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions in these materials.

CT SPDG/SERC is not responsible for content of any off-site pages referenced through links that do not reside on CT SPDG/SERC servers. The responsibility for content rests with the organizations that are providing the information. CT SPDG/SERC does not necessarily sponsor or endorse the materials appearing in such sites. Off-site links may also have their own copyright and disclaimer policies in effect.

CT SPDG/SERC makes no, and expressly disclaims any, representations or warranties, express or implied, regarding the Website, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. CT SPDG/SERC makes no, and expressly disclaims any, warranties, express or implied, regarding the correctness, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, and reliability of the text, graphics, links to other sites and any other items accessed from or via this Website, or that the services will be uninterrupted, error-free or free of viruses or other harmful components. Under no circumstances shall CT SPDG/SERC, its affiliates, or any of its respective partners, officers, directors, employees, agents, or representatives be liable for any damages, whether direct, indirect, or special, including consequential damages for lost revenues, lost profits, or otherwise, arising from or in connection with this Website or any materials contained herein.

All material contained in this Website is protected by copyright laws and may not be republished or otherwise exploited in any manner. Individuals and organizations may download, reproduce, and share material from this Website for non-commercial use only, without altering, removing, or transferring any content or logo, image, trademark, or copyright or other notice from such material. The authorization contained herein is not a transfer of title or ownership in such material. Please forward all requests for permission to download, reproduce, or share in writing to: Alfred P. Bruno, Esq., SERC General Counsel at bruno@ctserc.org. General questions regarding this Website can be directed to info@ctserc.org.

The SERC name and logo and all related trademarks, trade names, and other intellectual property are the property of SERC and cannot be used without its prior written permission. Any unauthorized use of material contained herein is at the user’s own risk.

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Privacy Statement

Thank you for visiting CT SPDG. SERC is committed to protecting your privacy and to making your on-line experience enjoyable, secure, and valuable.

Privacy Notice
SERC’s policy is to respect and protect the privacy of our website users, consistent with the applicable laws of the United States and the State of Connecticut, including the Connecticut Freedom of Information Act and the Connecticut Personal Data Act. We do not collect, use, or disclose any personally identifiable information about our users.

Policy Revision and Notification of Changes
SERC will update this policy as new services and features are added. Any changes to our Privacy Notice will be posted here. Changes are effective when they are posted.

Information Collection
SERC does not collect any information regarding your access to our site. SERC does not track sites that might have linked you to ctserc.org or that you link to from ctserc.org.

Email Communications and Web Forms
If you send us an electronic mail message with a question or comment that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a form that emails us information, we will only use this personally identifying information to respond to your request.

All email messages collected by SERC contain the email addresses of persons who voluntarily communicated with or requested information from us. Email addresses are not sold, leased, or shared with any other entities.

Use of Cookies to Collect Information about a User
We do not use permanent cookies to retain information on ctserc.org. A cookie is a text file, not a program, which is sent to your computer when you access a site. Cookies do not disclose your name or email address to a website. They can only tell a website if you have visited before and can pass short bits of information from the website back to itself the next time you visit. This website may employ the use of “Persistent Cookies.” The purpose of these Persistent Cookies is to collect and aggregate data regarding the site visitor’s activity in order to continuously assess utilization and personalize website services accordingly. Disabling cookies will not alter your ability to retrieve information from this website.

September 2014

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Copyright Statement

© CT State Education Resource Center. All rights reserved

All materials contained in this website are protected by U.S. and International Copyright laws and may not be republished, transmitted, displayed, broadcast, or otherwise exploited in any manner. Removal of any trademark, copyright, or other notice from any materials is prohibited. All work must be cited: State Education Resource Center (SERC), Middletown, CT. Any deviation from these conditions requires express permission from SERC. Please forward inquiries to: Alfred P. Bruno, Esq., SERC General Counsel at bruno@ctserc.org.

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Non-Discrimination Statement

It is the policy of the State Education Resource Center (SERC) that no person shall be discriminated against or excluded from participation in any SERC programs and activities on the basis of race, color, religion, age, marital or civil union status, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, intellectual disability, physical disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. Inquiries regarding SERC’s nondiscrimination policies should be directed to Alfred P. Bruno, SERC Counsel at bruno@ctserc.org

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