Copyright and requests to redistribute

All content on the eMINTS websites is copyrighted by eMINTS and the Curators of the University of Missouri, unless specifically stated otherwise. None of this content may be copied, altered or distributed without the express written permission of eMINTS and its partners.

To request permission to redistribute any material found on the eMINTS websites, please contact eMINTS in writing at emints-info@emints.org or the eMINTS office at 325 Clark Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo. 65211. Please state specifically what information — text, graphic, photography, etc. — you wish permission to reuse and describe the manner in which you intend to reuse it.

Information on eMINTS website
All information provided is believed to be accurate, current and reliable. However, neither eMINTS nor the Curators of the University of Missouri warrants that the information is complete or accurate. eMINTS and the Curators of the University of Missouri cannot be held liable by any person for loss caused by errors or omissions in the information on eMINTS websites. If you identify inaccurate or outdated information on the sites, please notify eMINTS by submitting an online form.

Links to other websites
Links to third party websites are provided for the convenience of users only. Neither eMINTS nor the Curators of the University of Missouri can be held responsible for the content of third party websites. Linking to another website does not imply that eMINTS or the Curators of the University of Missouri endorses any content, products or services on or available through that website. Any opinions expressed on third party websites do not necessarily represent the opinions of eMINTS, the University of Missouri System or the Curators of the University of Missouri.

Links to downloadable software sites are for the convenience of users only. Neither eMINTS nor the Curators of the University of Missouri can be held responsible or liable for any consequences associated with downloading the software. Use of any downloaded software is governed by the terms of the license agreement, if any, that accompanies the software.

Linking to eMINTS websites
Thank you for your interest in the eMINTS National Center website. Permission to link to www.emints.org is granted on a case-by-case basis. To inquire about adding a link, please send an e-mail to emints-info@emints.org containing the URL of the page(s) on which you plan to place the link. We will notify you with a decision via e-mail. The eMINTS National Center retains the right to withdraw permission at any time.

Receiving permission to link to any eMINTS website does not imply that eMINTS National Center or the Curators of the University of Missouri endorses any content, products or services available through a linking website or its sponsoring organization.

If you link to the eMINTS National Center website, you may not portray any person or subject in a false or misleading light. You must also refrain from creating frames, or using other visual altering tools, around emints.org pages. Lastly, you may not imply that the eMINTS National Center is endorsing your product or services.

When linking to our site, or when citing it as the source, the entire name should be used: eMINTS National Center.

Please contact emints-info@emints.org if you have any questions.

Accessibility
The eMINTS National Center continues to move toward full compliance with W3C Web accessibility guidelines and Missouri IT accessibility standards, with the goal of making its websites universally accessible.

To request materials in an alternative format or to offer suggestions for increasing this sites’ accessibility, contact eMINTS at emints-info@emints.org or (573) 884-7202. TTY users call via RELAY Missouri: (800) 735-2966.

Privacy
eMINTS, DESE and the external eMINTS evaluation team request personal information from users of its websites to provide specific services those users request or as obligated by the research design for the eMINTS program. eMINTS otherwise does not attempt to identify or track users of its websites. Personal information provided by users of eMINTS’ websites is considered confidential and is not distributed to other parties.

Funding

The eMINTS National Center does not provide resources to schools or districts to implement the eMINTS instructional model or to fund participants in eMINTS professional development programs. Submitting an application for eMINTS professional development programs does not constitute an application for grant funds to implement the eMINTS instructional model or to fund participants’ program fees.

Terminology:

The term “eMINTS staff” refers to individuals directly employed by the eMINTS National Center and to individuals who are under contract with the eMINTS National Center as consultants or sub-contractors for the purpose of delivering eMINTS professional development programs.

The term “certified eMINTS Instructional Specialist employed by the participant’s organization” refers to individuals who have successfully completed the certification process included in the Professional Development for Educational Technology Specialists (PD4ETS) program and who are employed by the same organization (external to eMINTS) with which the participant is affiliated.