On April, 2018, TeacherConvoy adopted amended Terms of Service, providing as follows

Welcome to the TeacherConvoy. Please read these Terms of Service (“TOS”) and our Privacy Policy prior to registering for TeacherConvoy membership or using any portion of the TeacherConvoy website (the “Site,” which consists of all content and pages located within the TeacherConvoy web domain), including accessing any course material, chat rooms, or other electronic services. These TOS, the Privacy Policy are agreements (the “Agreements”) between you and TeacherConvoy. By using the Site, you accept and agree to be legally bound by the Agreements, whether or not you are a registered user/member. If you do not understand or do not wish to be bound by the terms of the Agreements, you should not use the Site.

TeacherConvoy reserves the right to modify these TOS at any time without advance notice. Any changes to these TOS will be effective immediately upon posting on this page, with an updated effective date. By accessing the Site after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement on a prospective basis to the modified TOS and all of the changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these TOS.

Description of TeacherConvoy

TeacherConvoy offers online courses that include opportunities for professor-to-student and student-to-student interactivity, individual assessment of a student’s work and, for students who demonstrate their mastery of subjects, a certificate of achievement or other acknowledgment.

Obligations

  • Your Account

Inn 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 (“User Account”). You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information for your User Account with any third party for any reason.

  • Payment

You’ll honor your payment obligations and you are okay with us storing your payment information. You understand that there may be fees and taxes that are added to our prices. We do not provide and/or offer refunds. The TeacherConvoy does not provide refunds on any fees or charges for memberships and pay-per-click products; including partially used periods and bank/merchant fees.

If you buy any of our paid Services or Memberships, you agree to pay us the applicable fees and taxes and to specific to the paid Services. Failure to pay these fees will result in the termination of your paid Services or Membership.

  • Rules for Online Conduct

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 any TeacherConvoy server or to interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. 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

  • Copyrights

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.

  • User Postings Representations and Warranties.

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.

  • Limits

 

Effective: April 13. 2017