Olla Academy Code of Conduct

Olla Academy is committed to providing a safe, inclusive, and respectful learning environment for all students. This Code of Conduct outlines the expected behavior and principles that contribute to a positive and productive online community.

Respect and Inclusivity
1. Respect for Others: Treat all students, instructors, and staff with kindness, courtesy, and respect. Be mindful of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences.
2. Inclusive Language: Use inclusive and considerate language, avoiding any form of discrimination, harassment, or bullying based on race, gender, religion, nationality, or other personal characteristics.

Participation and Communication
3. Active Participation: Engage actively in class discussions, activities, and assignments. Contribute positively to the learning experience for yourself and others.
4. Effective Communication: Communicate with instructors, peers, and Olla Academy staff in a clear, respectful, and constructive manner. Resolve conflicts through open and honest communication.

Academic Integrity
5. Honesty and Integrity: Uphold the highest standards of honesty and integrity in all academic activities. Avoid plagiarism, cheating, and any form of academic dishonesty.
6. Respect for Intellectual Property: Respect the intellectual property rights of others. Do not reproduce, distribute, or use materials without proper attribution or permission.

Online Behavior
7. Digital Etiquette: Practice good digital citizenship. Be mindful of your online presence and interactions. Avoid disruptive behavior, including trolling, spamming, or any form of cyberbullying.
8. Privacy and Security: Respect the privacy of others. Do not share personal information without consent. Report any suspicious or inappropriate online activities to Olla Academy.

Attendance and Punctuality
9. Timely Attendance: Attend classes and sessions promptly. Notify instructors or Olla Academy staff in advance if you are unable to attend or participate.
10. Adherence to Schedule: Adhere to class schedules and deadlines. Communicate proactively if you encounter challenges that may affect your participation.

Consequences for Violation
11. Accountability: Violations of this Code of Conduct may result in consequences, including warnings, suspension, or termination of access to Olla Academy services. Serious violations may be reported to appropriate authorities.

Reporting Violations
12. Reporting Procedure: Report any violations of this Code of Conduct to Olla Academy staff. All reports will be treated with confidentiality, and appropriate action will be taken.

Review and Updates
13. Periodic Review: This Code of Conduct is subject to periodic review and may be updated. Users will be notified of any changes.

By participating in Olla Academy, you agree to abide by this Code of Conduct. Your commitment to these principles ensures a positive and enriching learning experience for everyone.