IDEO LP or any of its related, affiliated or subsidiary companies (“IDEO”) and the Hasso Pattner Institute of Design at Stanford or all of its related, affiliated or subsidiary entities (“d.school”) (collectively, “We” or “Us” or “Our”) own and operate the websites located at schoolretool.org and shadowastudent.org and any affiliated sites on which a link to this Terms is provided (the “Sites”).
The Sites may invite school leaders to join a Fellowship (“Fellowship”). By applying for a Fellowship, We will contact You by using the contact information You provide to Us.
The Sites also may host challenges to facilitate experiences for school leaders to redesign school cultures (“Challenges”). By signing in to a Challenge, We will provide You with certain materials related to the Challenge (“Challenge Materials”), which may include materials such as toolkits, prepared content to share, online communities, and online tutorials.
BY ACCESSING AND USING THE SITES AND BY SUBMITTING YOUR USER INFORMATION WHEN SIGNING UP, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND AGREE THAT THE FOLLOWING TERMS FORM A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND US, AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS .
The Sites are owned and operated by Us. The visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, computer code, products, software (including any downloadable software), services, and all other elements of the Sites provided by Us (the “Materials”) are protected by copyright, trade dress, author’s rights, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and all other relevant intellectual property and proprietary rights, and applicable laws. Except for any content submitted by You and other users of the Sites or content created by Us on the Sites (which is protected under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License), all Materials contained on the Sites are the copyrighted property of Us, Our subsidiaries or affiliated companies, or third–party licensors. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to Us, Our affiliates, and/or third party licensors.
We grant You a limited, non-exclusive, revocable right to use the Sites for their intended purposes provided that You do not sell, license, distribute, copy, modify, publicly perform or display, transmit, publish, edit, adapt, create derivative works from, or otherwise make unauthorized use of the Materials.
We hereby grant You a limited license to use the Materials, features and services provided by Us on the Sites, solely for Your personal, non-commercial use, to participate in a Fellowship and/or a Challenge, or to otherwise engage with the Sites, subject to these Terms. Nothing herein shall be construed as conferring in any manner, whether by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any title or ownership of, or exclusive use-rights to any intellectual property right.
While We endeavour to ensure that the Sites are available at all times, We shall not be liable if, for any reason, the Sites are unavailable at any time or for any period.
The Sites enable You to participate in Fellowships and/or Challenges with Us and other users of the Sites, as further described hereunder. You must apply or sign up to participate in a Fellowship and/or Challenge on the Sites.
To participate in a Fellowship through the School Retool site, You must apply and provide Your name and email. You have the option to provide Your phone number, school, and district or organization. You also have the option to answer additional questions about Your interest in School Retool, how You found out about School Retool, Your school, Your experience level, and Your expectations for the Fellowship (“School Retool Information”).
To participate in the Challenges, You must sign up to the Challenge Site. To sign up, You must provide Your name, email address, school, role, school type, zip or postal code, and country. You may also provide Your school’s website address and Your Twitter handle (“Shadow A Student Sign Up Information”). You may opt out, when signing up, from publicly disclosing Your name, school, location and Twitter handle on the Community page. School Retool Information and Shadow A Student Sign Up Information shall be collectively referred to as “Sign Up Information”.
We do not want to receive through the Sites any confidential or proprietary information or materials otherwise subject to use restrictions. You understand that all Sign Up Information You provide will be deemed public and not confidential, unless You otherwise state during sign up.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any “sensitive” personally identifiable information over the Sites or third-party sites linked through the Sites, which may include, but not be limited to, any information about yourself or another person that may relate to health or medical conditions, social security numbers or national identifiers, credit card, bank account or other financial information, other information concerning trade union membership, sex life, political opinions, criminal charges or convictions, religious or philosophical beliefs, racial or ethnic origin, or other sensitive matters.
You are also prohibited from:
Your participation in any Fellowship and/or Challenge and on the Sites is entirely voluntary, non-confidential and gratuitous. You grant to Us and Our designees, unrestricted, perpetual, irrevocable, sub-licensable, non-exclusive fully-paid up and royalty-free worldwide license to use, reproduce, prepare derivative works of, modify, perform or display any ideas, expression of ideas, or other materials You submit on the Sites (“User Content”) without restrictions of any kind and without any payment or other consideration of any kind, or permission or notification, to You or any third party.
In return for participation in the Fellowship and/or Challenge, and use of the Sites, You acknowledge that You have read, understand and agree to the conditions listed hereunder, and further agree that these Terms shall apply, until such time as We otherwise agree in writing, to any additional Fellowship and/or Challenge, update to Fellowships and/or Challenges or content previously or later submitted.
We may make changes or improvements to the Sites at any time without notice. The materials, information and services provided by Us on the Sites are provided "as is" without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all implied representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill).
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, IDEO, d.school, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the Sites) and their officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to You or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damage or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damage arising from or connected in any way to business interruption and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence, contract or otherwise)) in connection with the Sites in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use, or the results of use of the Sites, any websites linked to the Sites, or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that affect Your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of Your access to, use of or browsing the Sites, participating in any Fellowship(s) and/or Challenge(s), or Your downloading of any material from the Sites or any website linked to the Sites.Nothing in these Terms shall exclude or limit Our liability for (i) fraud; willful misconduct or gross negligence; (ii) death or personal injury caused by its negligence; or (iii) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited by law.
IDEO and the IDEO logos are the trademarks of IDEO. D.SCHOOL and the d.school logos are the trademarks of the d.school. All other trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos and company names referred to on the Sites are either trademarks, registered trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, company names of or are otherwise the property of IDEO, d.school, or other participating third parties. We claim rights associated with unregistered trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, and company names. Other product or company names referred to on the Sites may be trademarks of third parties or their respective owners, partners or participating parties. You may not use any trademark, service mark, domain name, logo, or company name of IDEO, d.school, or any third party without permission from the owner of the applicable trademark, service mark, domain name, logo or company name.
Infringement Notification Procedures
It is Our policy to respond to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. In addition, IDEO and d.school will promptly terminate without notice the accounts of users that are determined by IDEO and d.school to be “repeat infringers.” A repeat infringer is a user who has been notified by IDEO and d.school of infringing activity violations more than twice and/or who has had a user submission removed from the Sites more than twice.
To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that sets forth the items specified below (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(c)(3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to confirm these requirements):
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Providing URLs in the notice is the best way to help us locate content quickly.Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law (for example, “I am under the good faith belief that the use of the copyrighted content that is identified herein is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.”).A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed (for example, “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in this notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner, of the copyright(s) that is (are) allegedly infringed by the aforementioned content.”).
To expedite our ability to process your request, such written notice should be sent to our designated copyright agent via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via regular mail to the following address:
Attn: Legal Group, DMCA copyright infringement notification
150 Forest Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301
For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the IDEO Designated Copyright Agent. Any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support or other communications should be directed to IDEO through email@example.com. You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this section, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
Please note that under Section 512(f) any person who materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees).
Please also note that the information provided in this legal notice may be forwarded to the person who provided the allegedly infringing content.
The process for counter-notifications is governed by Section 512(g) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
To file a counter notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that sets forth the items specified below (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(g) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to confirm these requirements):
A physical or electronic signature of the user.Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled. Providing the specific URL(s) of the material that IDEO have removed or to which IDEO have disabled access is the best way to help us locate content quickly.Your full name, address, telephone number, and email address, and the username of your IDEO account.A statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which your address is located (or any judicial district in which IDEO may be found if your address is outside of the United States), and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.A statement under penalty of perjury that the subscriber has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled (for example, “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith believe that the material was removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.").
Send the written communication to our designated copyright agent via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via regular mail to the following address:
Attn: Legal Group, DMCA copyright infringement notification
150 Forest Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Please note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act, any person who materially misrepresents that material or activity was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability. Accordingly, if you are not sure whether certain material infringes the rights of others, we suggest you consult your legal counsel.
What happens next?
After we receive your counter-notification, we will forward it to the party who submitted the original claim of copyright infringement. Please note that when we forward the counter-notification, it includes your personal information. By submitting a counter-notification, you consent to having your information revealed in this way.
After we send out the counter-notification, the claimant must then notify us within 10 days that he or she has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain you from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on IDEO. If we receive such notification we will be unable to restore the material. If we do not receive such notification, we may reinstate the material.
DISCLAIMER: WE ARE NOT YOUR ATTORNEYS, AND THE INFORMATION PRESENTED HERE IS NOT LEGAL ADVICE. WE PRESENT THIS INFORMATION FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.
If any part of these Terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any information related to your use of the Sites for illegal purposes will be provided to law enforcement authorities. These Terms,and any applicable Challenge rules constitute the entire agreement between the parties relating to the use of the Sites and supersede and replace any prior agreement and communication between the parties, except as otherwise set forth above. In the event You browse, access or use another website hosted by Us, You may be subject to alternative terms and conditions of use, as may be specified on such site. In such event, the terms and conditions of use applicable to that site will govern Your use of the site.