Signature PolicyThe Department's statement on the use of signatures on the California Department of Education Web site.
As a rule, the CDE does not include actual signatures on correspondence, Web pages, or most other documents that are posted to the CDE's Web site.
Correspondence, Web pages, or Web documents that are posted to the CDE Web site and that contain a standard signature block should be considered to have been signed by the person that is indicated in the signature block. For example, here is a typical signature block:
It is CDE policy to retain a copy of the original signed document or signed approval for the posting of the content.