Full Permission Release Letter

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[Date]

Daryl Morris
Research Department
THE COLLEGE BOARD
250 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10281

And

MICROSOFT CORPORATION
C/o Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS)
Kevin Wang, TEALS Program Manager
1 Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052

I, [Superintendent’s/Principal’s Name at High School/District,] [Title], give permission to the College Board to release the following school-level data to Microsoft Corporation (TEALS: Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) Program:

2018-19 through 2020-2021 school year AP Computer Science A and/or Computer Science Principles data (only schools with 10 or more students will be reported)
• # of students taking AP Computer Science A and/or Computer Science Principles exams
• # of students scoring 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
• # of Hispanic, African American, Native American and Pacific Islander students
• # of female students

These data points are to be released exclusively to Microsoft Corporation for the purpose of providing its TEALS program (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) with information about AP performance by school to assess effectiveness of their program, teacher professional development, and intervention. I agree that the stated College Board data will not be released to Microsoft Corporation for any reason other than that stated in this letter.

The College Board will not disclose to Microsoft Corporation any data that includes name, social security number, or other student identifiers in any manner. College Board will not provide any school performance summary where the value of a cell is less than ten (10).

I understand that [School] can terminate the permission to continued access to the data by sending written notification of such termination to Microsoft Corporation (at ATTN: TEALS, 1 Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052) and the College Board for any reason or no reason at least sixty (60) days in advance of the effective date of any such termination. As of that termination date, the College Board will cease providing Microsoft Corporation with any School data.

Please send written notice of termination the data to:

Microsoft Corporation
Kenney Chan, Curriculum Manager
Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS)
1 Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052
Sincerely,

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(signature) (date)

[Contact Name at School]
[Title]
[High School or District]
[Address]
[City], [State] [ZIP code]
[AI or district Code]