Thank you for visiting the Facebook, Twitter, and/or YouTube pages of the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI). We maintain our social media sites to keep you up to date. 

These pages may contain links that should be considered as referrals only and should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind (except in instances where we have an established contract, agreement, or memorandum of understanding). NDDPI administers these social media pages and makes every effort to provide links free of viruses and malware, but cannot guarantee the security of other sources.

Comment Policy

To further the purposes for which the social media sites are maintained, our policy is to allow comments unless they violate the guidelines below. DPI does not endorse comments posted on our social media accounts, and such comments do not reflect the official position(s) of NDDPI, its officers or employees, or the State of North Dakota. NDDPI reserves the right to hide or delete unacceptable comments. The following are examples of unacceptable comments:

  • Comments that are unrelated to the subject matter of the particular article being commented upon;

  • That campaign for or against the nomination or election of a candidate or the qualification, passage, or defeat of a ballot question;

  • That may tend to compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems whose main purpose is to sell a product or solicit commerce;

  • That infringe on copyrights;

  • That contain profanity or obscenity;

  • That contain sexual content, links to sexual content, or nudity in a profile picture;

  • That are defaming;

  • That are spam;

  • That promote, foster, or perpetuate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation;

  • That constitute or encourage illegal activity;

  • Or other comments that the communications team deems inappropriate.

We moderate comments to the best of our ability; however, there may be instances in which we do not see and remove inappropriate comments. If you notice a comment that you believe we may have missed, please contact us via information on our website or send us a direct message on Facebook.