What is ePALS? ePALS is an electronic mail service. This fun and exciting tool allows one computer user to send a message to one or more computer users over a computer network in a digital form. ePALS is an opportunity for teachers and students to receive and use a safe and monitored electronic mail account for educational purposes. This account can be accessed at school and home for use in classroom-based activities and projects.
For instructional use, students will have access to send and receive electronic mail for the purpose of communicating and exchanging information in alignment with activities and projects. Students' use of e-mail can be monitored to ensure appropriate and responsible use and to ensure that students do not receive inappropriate content.
To assist in maintaining "safe" e-mail, students should be reminded to abide by the policies and procedures regarding e-mail use as outlined below: