Code of Ethics
ASCD's mission can only be realized through a common code of ethics upheld by our officers, Board of Directors, and staff.
We expect integrity, honesty, and trustworthiness in our work; courage in our decisions; and dedication to ASCD's values and beliefs.
- We expect responsible action on behalf of the organization and are accountable and transparent to our constituents and to one another. We share information when appropriate without sacrificing confidentiality.
We expect to be treated and to treat others with respect. We respect the opinions of and the differences among individuals.
We expect fairness to be evident in our actions internally and externally. We are equitable in our decisions and mindful of their impact on other groups and people.
We expect our actions to demonstrate our care for others and the community as a whole. We support each other in a humane manner. We care about the well-being of each other, the community, and the Association.