On March, 2019,TeacherConvoy adopted amended Terms of Service, providing as follows:
TeacherConvoy offers online courses to improve or enhance a user’s knowledge-base in K-12 education.
TeacherConvoy courses/units are non-downloadable and non tangible products. TeacherConvoy does not provide tangible personal property to the purchaser nor does TeacherConvoy provide data processing services. These courses are pay-per-click products, which are only accessible on our LMS (WP Courseware).
In order to participate fully in Site activities, you must provide your name, an email address and a user password in order to create a user account (“Course Account”). Your are okay with and agree with TeacherConvoy storing your user account information. You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information for your User Account with any third party for any reason.
You will keep your password a secret. You will not share an account with anyone else and will follow our rules and the law. Members are account holders. You agree to: (1) try to choose a strong and secure password; (2) keep your password secure and confidential. You are responsible for anything that happens through your account unless you close it or report misuse.
As between you and others (including your employer), your account belongs to you. However, if the Services were purchased by another party for you to use (e.g. Recruiter seat bought by your employer), the party paying for such Service has the right to control access to and get reports on your use of such paid Service; however, they do not have rights to your personal account.
You will honor your payment obligations and you are okay with PayPal, a third party vendor, storing your payment information. You understand that there may be fees and taxes that are added to our prices.
TeacherConvoy does not provide and/or offer refunds. The TeacherConvoy does not provide refunds on any fees or charges for its virtual memberships, for its non-downloadable and non tangible products (i.e., courses, units, and knowledge-base), and for its pay-per-click products, including partially used periods and bank/merchant fees.
If you buy any of our paid Services, Non-downloadable and Non tangible Products, or Memberships, you agree to pay us the applicable fees and taxes specific to the Service, Non-downloadable and Non tangible Products or Membership. Failure to pay these fees will result in the termination of your paid Services, use of our Non-downloadable and Non tangible Products, or Membership.
You agree that you are responsible for your own use of the Site and for your User Postings. As a condition of your use of the TeacherConvoy services, you will not use the Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden or impair any TeacherConvoy server or the network(s) connected to an
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any TeacherConvoy server through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the Site, its servers or associated computers through any means not intentionally made available through the Site.
The following list of items is strictly prohibited on the site:
- Content that defames, harasses or threatens others;
- Content that discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
- Profane, pornographic, obscene, indecent or unlawful content;
- Content related to partisan political activities; and Viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files, malware, spyware or any other similar software that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property.
Furthermore, you agree not to scrape, or otherwise download in bulk, any Site content, including but not limited to a list or directory of users on the system, on-line textbooks, User Postings or user information. You agree not to misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the Site (although you are welcome and encouraged to use an anonymous username in the forums and to act in a manner that keeps your identity concealed).
Rights and Limits
Unless indicated as being in the public domain, the content on the Site is protected by United States and foreign copyright laws. Unless otherwise expressly stated on the Site, the texts, exams, video, images and other instructional materials provided with the courses offered on this Site are for your personal use in connection with those courses only. We aim to make much of the TeacherConvoy course content available under more open license terms in the future.
TeacherConvoy reference and cites sources such as documents, digital textbooks, articles and other information on the Site. By using this Site you agree to refer or cite these sources in your own research or teaching of these topics. All rights in the Site and its content, if not expressly granted, are reserved.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you affirm, represent and warrant (1) that you have the necessary rights, licenses, consents and/or permissions to reproduce and publish the User Postings and to authorize TeacherConvoy and its users to reproduce, modify, publish and otherwise use and distribute your User Postings in a manner consistent with the licenses granted by you below, and (2) that neither your submission of your User Postings nor the exercise of the licenses granted below will infringe or violate the rights of any third party. You, and not TeacherConvoy, are solely responsible for your User Postings and the consequences of posting or publishing them.
- License Grant to TeacherConvoy.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to TeacherConvoy a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, assignable, sub licensable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to host, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute, re-distribute, relicense and otherwise use, make available and exploit your User Postings, in whole or in part, in any form and in any media formats and through any media channels (now known or hereafter developed).
- License Grant to TeacherConvoy Users.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to each user of the Site a non-exclusive license to access and use your User Postings in connection with their use of the Site for their own personal purposes.
We have the right to limit how you connect and interact on our Services, Non-Downloadable and Non Tangible Products and/or Membership. TeacherConvoy reserves the right to limit your use of the Services, use of Non-downloadable and Non tangible Products, and/or Membership, including the number of your connections and your ability to contact other Members. TeacherConvoy reserves the right to restrict, suspend, or terminate your account if TeacherConvoy believes that you may be in breach of this Contract or law or are misusing the Services or use of Non-Downloadable and Non Tangible Products. Effective: March 6. 2019