NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting Rules & Etiquette and Privacy Guidelines
Thank you for being part of the NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting. To ensure the best possible experience for all participants, we have established some basic guidelines for participation.
NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting is dedicated to providing a positive and harassment-free learning experience for everyone, regardless of age, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, personal appearance, body size, ethnicity, race, religion, nationality, or level of experience. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form, nor do we tolerate any behavior that would reasonably lead to another participant being made to feel unsafe, insecure, or frightened for their physical or emotional well-being. All communication should be appropriate for a professional audience including people of many different backgrounds. By participating in this event, you agree that you have read and will follow these rules and guidelines.
Please take a moment to acquaint yourself with these important guidelines. If you have questions, contact NCTM Conference Services. In order to preserve an environment that encourages both civil and fruitful dialogue, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate attendance for anyone who violate these rules.
All participants must comply with the following guidelines to participate in the virtual meeting and events:
- All participants are expected to maintain a professional and civil discourse throughout NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting event space. Participants are prohibited from using any defamatory, abusive, profane, discriminatory, harassing, threatening, and/or offensive language during the sessions or events including but not limited to Q&A, chat rooms or any activity that takes place in the virtual space.
- All participants must comply with the instructions of the moderators and/or any virtual event staff.
- Disruption of sessions, events or any activity that takes place in the virtual space is prohibited.
- Presentations, postings, and messages should not contain promotional materials, special offers, job offers, product announcements, or solicitation for services unless preapproved by NCTM. NCTM reserves the right to remove any such communications that have not been preapproved.
- Participants may not record, transmit, copy, or take screen shots of any sessions or events including but not limited to Q&A, chat rooms or any activity that takes place in the virtual space.
Participants who do not comply or are in violation of any of NCTM’s virtual meeting guidelines may be denied further access and participation at the discretion of event organizers. NCTM is not responsible for reimbursement or refund if you are denied access or participation due to violation of NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting Code of Conduct.
Participants can contact
[email protected] with any questions or concerns related to NCTM’s virtual meeting Code of Conduct.
The Legal Stuff
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NCTM does not undertake editorial control of postings. However, in the event that any inappropriate posting is brought to the attention of NCTM, we will take all appropriate action.
NCTM reserves the right to terminate access to any user who does not abide by these guidelines.
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