TVO Social Media Terms of Use

TVO Social Media Terms of Use

TVO Media Education Group (TVO) welcomes open and constructive conversation on its social media channels. Your comments related to the channel are part of our commitment as Ontario's public educational media organization. TVO has a responsibility to make sure that a range of opinions are expressed, but also to ensure the experience is welcoming for everyone. TVO does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments.


PLEASE NOTE: Comments are not moderated prior to posting. Administrators will review most postings, though not all, within 24 hours on business days, excluding weekends, to remove, at their discretion, any content identified as being in contravention of either the following Terms of Use of the platform.


We reserve the right to remove comments which:


  • Include profane, defamatory, offensive, or violent language
  • Are hateful or discriminatory, particularly regarding race, ethnicity, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, or political beliefs
  • Are considered 'spam'
  • Are repeatedly off-topic (please keep discussions relevant)
  • Could break the law or condone or encourage unlawful activity
  • Advertise products or services for profit or gain
  • Are seen to impersonate someone else
  • Are likely to disrupt, provoke, attack, or offend others. If you take issue with an idea, challenge the issue; do not disparage the person posting or featured in a piece of content
  • Includes personal information.

TVO welcomes feedback, both positive and negative, but please make sure your comments are in line with the above Rules. Abiding by these Rules will help to make the experience of the platform part of a vibrant community that all users can enjoy.


Users violating these Terms of Use will be warned and/or banned from the platform. By commenting on this channel, you are indicating that you have read, understand, and agree to abide by the Rules laid out above.


TVO reserves the right to modify these guidelines and any related social media policies at any time in its sole discretion.

For questions, email us at asktvo@tvo.org or contact us via direct message on our social media channels.