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Copyright

Curricular documents and videos
The curricular documents and videos provided on EngageNY, including all materials linked from the curriculum page and the video library, are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share-Alike license and are subject to the copyright rules under that license. All documents posted on EngageNY that are subject to the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share-Alike license are identified using this icon: Creative Commons icon

Please see the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share-Alike license for more information.

Commercial use of the curricular materials is not allowed under this license. Furthermore, NYSED is not the copyright owner of the curricular materials but rather NYSED holds a license to use the materials. As such, any use of the curricular materials beyond those allowed under the Creative Commons license would require the express written permission of the copyright owners.

School districts and educational organizations may use a commercial print shop to print EngageNY curricular materials for their own educational use. The print shop does not need to obtain written permission from NYSED to proceed with printing materials for such school districts or educational organizations.

Other EngageNY materials
Except as expressly provided to the contrary for any specific document(s) or material(s) published on EngageNY.org, permission to copy, use, and distribute materials created by and/or credited to EngageNY.org or the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and contained on EngageNY.org is hereby granted without fee for personal, private, and educational purposes. Generally, reproducing materials for profit or any commercial use is strictly forbidden.

Any reproduction or distribution of documents, text, or other materials posted on EngageNY.org must expressly credit NYSED in a manner likely to inform any recipient as follows (Fill in information indicated by brackets and omit brackets):

        From EngageNY.org of the New York State Education Department. [Name of article/document.]
        Internet. Available from [specific webpage on EngageNY.org]; accessed [date, month, year].

Permission to copy, use, and distribute materials as described above shall not extend to the following:

  • All images on EngageNY
  • Information housed on EngageNY.org that is credited to other sources
  • Information on websites to which this site links

For all other Terms of Use information, please see the NYSED Terms of Use. All policies apply to both EngageNY.org and NYSED.gov.

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