Copyright Message

All curriculum materials designed by Take Charge Today are copyrighted by the University of Arizona. The copyright symbol © can be found on the bottom of any copyrighted materials. 

“Copyright, UA, 2006. UA grants permission for this work to be utilized and copied for educational use at no cost provided that no fees are charged for its use and provided that the material is used without alteration. No sale of material is allowed. No permission is granted for the creation of derivative works.”

The Take Charge Today curriculum is intended for classroom/educational purposes. We encourage the use of the curriculum materials for educational purposes, as long as the materials are not altered and/or used for profit-making purposes. 

Classroom educators teaching in a paperless classroom environment may post lesson plan materials, including worksheets, assessment rubrics, PowerPoint Presentations and student readings (information sheets) online on secure, password protected environments only. Do not post answer keys or multiple choice test bank questions or post materials in an unsecure environment. 

It is important that each educator using the Take Charge Today curriculum has their own account on our website to ensure materials are up-to-date, maximize user benefits and help us to maintain our funding and continue to offer the materials free of charge. Lesson plan materials may not be posted on websites, saved on school/county servers, etc. for multiple educators to access. We do encourage links to our website be provided in county and state educator support materials.

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