The East Tech Times



The East Tech Times is the student newspaper of East Career & Technical Academy. The editorial staff follows strict policies that follow the standards established by the Clark County School District and the Board of Education of the state of Nevada.


News Policy

Editorial Policy
The East Tech Times welcomes letters in  an attempt to provide a forum for the diverse views of the campus. The views  expressed in The Mountain View do not necessarily reflect the views of the Editorial Board or those of the East Career and Technical Academy administration, alumni,  faculty, staff, students or the surrounding community.

Letters to the Editor should be limited to 300 words, signed and dropped off  at The East Tech Times office, located in Room 312, at least one week prior to publication.

The East Tech Times reserves the right to edit letters for length, libelous  content, profanity, clarity, grammar, and spelling errors. All letters become property of The East Tech Times.

Advertisement Policy
Paid advertisements published in The East Tech Times do not necessarily reflect the views of East Career and Technical Academy or the Editorial Board. The advertisements will meet current CCSD and Nevada State standards regarding student newspapers.

Corrections Policy
The East Tech Times strives to  maintain journalistic integrity by providing accurate, fair, and complete  reports and headlines. When a report is found to be wrong or misleading, a  correction or clarification will be published as soon as possible.

The East Tech Times home page is written and edited by students of East Career and Technical Academy and they are solely responsible for its editorial policy and content.

Privacy Policy

External Site Links
The East Tech Times links to other  websites on the internet. Content and Privacy Policies are the responsibility of  their respective owners.

IP Addresses and Logging
The East Tech Times server logs  information about visitors, including IP addresses, date/time visited, referring  website, length of stay, etc. This information is used for site statistics  only.

Contributor Information
Limited information is supplied  to The East Tech Times in the event of a submittal. This includes your name and  E-mail address. This information is not sold or distributed to third  parties.

Commenting Policy

Notice to Advertisers
Comments with promotional or  otherwise commercial intent cannot be posted in the discussion of any story.  Thank you!

Notice to Readers
Any postings on not written by the editorial staff do not in any way reflect the positions of The East Tech Times. Therefore, the accuracy of any claims presented is not guaranteed. East Tech Times is not liable for any content posted by a third party that is found to be offensive or misleading.

Posting Comments
As East Tech Times strives to serve  as a constructive forum of discussion, your thoughts are valued contributions.  Anyone can comment on written or multimedia content and we encourage you to do  so. We reserve the right, however, to monitor, screen, or edit any postings, for  the sole purpose of keeping an inviting place for all readers to share ideas.

No comment should:
•    Be unoriginal.
•     Confuse identity or speak on another person’s behalf.
•     Exhibit racism or prejudicial thought (degrading conclusions based on  race, age, religion, or sexual orientation).
•    Use obscene  or crude language. The New Perspective is intended for users of all ages. Any  language The New Perspective deems inappropriate, including creative spellings  and typographic representations of inappropriate content, is not allowed.
•    Personally attack any person. Threats, name-calling, or any  communication with injurious intent is not allowed. Criticize ideas, not  people.
•    Contain potentially libelous or defamatory  information. Avoid making unproven statements about the character or actions of  any person or organization. Do not suggest any legal action be taken against any  person, including both public figures and private persons.
•     Advertise or promote content (including, but not limited to, linkage to  commercial enterprises) that does not contribute to the discussion.

If we determine that any posting violates the policies stated herein, we  reserve the right to remove and delete postings without notice. For repeat  violators, we may refuse the privilege to post or revoke the right to use the  site entirely, using any technological, legal, or other means available to  enforce these provisions.

If you feel that any posting violates any of these conditions, please inform  us about it by contacting the Adviser at [email protected]. If you  see that your comment was not posted and would like to dispute our decision,  please email the Adviser at [email protected] describing your comment  and the reason why you feel it should be posted.

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