Please read these Terms carefully. By using Teacher's Dojo or signing up for an account, you’re agreeing to these Terms. This is a legal agreement. We’ll start with the basics, including a few definitions that should help you understand this agreement. TeachersDojo ("TEACHERSDOJO” or the "SERVICE”) is a marketplace for educators offered through the URL TeachersDojo.com and MyStore.TeachersDojo.com (we’ll refer to it as the "Website”) that allows you to share and sell your original teaching resources.
TEACHERSDOJO is owned and operated by Esemplare Ventures, LLC, a Nevada limited liability corporation ("TeachersDojo,” "we,” or "us”). TEACHERSDOJO has employees, independent contractors, and representatives ("our Team”). As a customer of the Service or a representative of an entity that’s a customer of the Service, you’re a "Member” according to this agreement (or "you”).
By using the website and services offered by TEACHERSDOJO, you agree to the following terms and conditions with TEACHERSDOJO. This Agreement sets forth the legally binding terms and conditions for your use of the website at https://teachersdojo.com or https://mystore.teachersdojo.com (the "Site”) and all services provided by TEACHERSDOJO on the Site. If you have any questions, please refer to our help section of the Site.
The Term begins when you sign up for TeachersDojo and continues as long as you use the Service. Clicking the button and entering your username means that you’ve officially "signed” the Terms. If you sign up for TEACHERSDOJO on behalf of a company or other entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to accept these Terms on their behalf.
TEACHERSDOJO acts as a marketplace to allow subscribers to offer, sell and buy original teaching resources ("Products”). TEACHERSDOJO has no control over the ability of sellers to sell Products or the ability of buyers to pay for Products. TEACHERSDOJO cannot ensure that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction.
TEACHERSDOJO does not transfer legal ownership of Products from the seller to the buyer. TEACHERSDOJO cannot guarantee the true identity and age of a user. TEACHERSDOJO encourages you to communicate directly with potential transaction partners through the tools available on the Site.
You and TEACHERSDOJO are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement. You agree that TEACHERSDOJO is a marketplace and as such is not responsible or liable for any Content, including but not limited to, data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links posted by you, other users, or outside parties on the Site. You use the Site, services and tools at your own risk.
While using the Site, TEACHERSDOJO services and tools, you will NOT:
By listing a Product on the Site, you assume full responsibility for the Content of the listing and Product offered, and accept the following listing conditions: When you list a Product on the Site, your listing will be posted on the Site and can be viewed in your Dashboard. Your listing may not be immediately searchable by keyword or category for several hours (or up to 24 hours in some circumstances), so TEACHERSDOJO can’t guarantee exact listing durations. You warrant that you and all aspects of the Product comply with TEACHERSDOJO's published policies and that you may legally sell the Product. You must accurately describe your Product and all terms of sale in your TEACHERSDOJO shop. All Products must be listed in an appropriate category with appropriate tags. Each listing must accurately and completely describe the Product(s) for sale in that listing. Each unique Product must have its own listing.
If TEACHERSDOJO users are found abusing the Site, services or tools, we may limit, suspend or terminate our service and user accounts, prohibit access to the Site and the Content, services and tools, delay or remove hosted Content, and take technical and legal steps to keep users off the Site if we think that they are creating problems or possible legal liabilities, infringing the intellectual property rights of third parties, or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. We may also, at our discretion, suspend or terminate accounts of users who may be repeat infringers of intellectual property rights of third parties. We reserve the right to cancel unconfirmed accounts as well as accounts that have been inactive for a long period of time, or to modify or discontinue the Site, services or tools. TEACHERSDOJO also reserves the right to refuse service to anyone, for any reason, at any time.
Please report and problems, offensive Content, and policy violations to TEACHERSDOJO immediately.
TEACHERSDOJO offers two types of Subscriptions (i) Free Store Plan and (ii) Pro Plan. Free Store Plan subscribers pay no monthly fee. Pro Plan subscribers pay either a monthly fee of $7.95 or and annual fee of $59.95. Free Store subscribers agree to pay TEACHERSDOJO a fee of 30% of the selling price of each Product sold plus a $0.30 transaction fee per order. Pro Plan subscribers agree to pay TEACHERSDOJO a fee of 15% of the selling price of each Product sold plus a $0.15 transaction fees per order. TEACHERSDOJO’s Fee Policy is subject to change at any time and is incorporated into this Agreement by reference. Changes to the Fee Policy and the fees for TEACHERSDOJO 's services are effective after TEACHERSDOJO provides you with at least sixty (60) days' notice by posting the changes on the Site. TEACHERSDOJO may choose to temporarily change the fees for promotional events and such changes are effective when TEACHERSDOJO posts the temporary promotional event on the Site. TEACHERSDOJO may, at TEACHERSDOJO's sole discretion, change some or all of TEACHERSDOJO 's services at any time. In the event TEACHERSDOJO introduces a new service, the fees for that service are effective at the launch of the service. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in US Dollars (USD).
You are responsible for paying all fees and applicable taxes associated with using TEACHERSDOJO. TEACHERSDOJO keeps accepted payment information on file.
If TEACHERSDOJO terminates a listing or chooses to terminate your account, if you close your account, or if the payment of your TEACHERSDOJO fees cannot be completed for any reason, you remain obligated to pay TEACHERSDOJO for all unpaid fees plus any penalties, if applicable. If the subscriber’s account is not paid in full and becomes past due, the subscriber risks suspension of privileges and/or termination of the account and other collection mechanisms (including retaining collection agencies and legal counsel). If you have a question or wish to dispute a charge, contact TEACHERSDOJO.
TEACHERSDOJO offers credits to a buyer if they rate and provide fair feedback for a purchased product. These credits can then be redeeemd on a future purchase at checkout time. In addtion, TEACHERSDOJO gives stores the ability to offer store credits to buyers IF the buyer purchases a product from your store and leaves feedback on your products. This is an OPTIONAL program and is in addition to the TEACHERSDOJO credits offered. With both programs, a buyer will receive 1 credit for $0.01 they spend. TEACHERSDOJO Credits and Store Credits have no cash value, but may be redeemed when purchasing products at the rate of $0.0005 per credit. Store Credits earned from your store by a buyer may ONLY be used at the your store and may not be used in conjunction with a Store Coupon or Fan Reward.
As long as you’re a Member or have an outstanding balance with us, you’ll provide us with valid credit card information and authorize us to deduct the monthly charges against that credit card. You’ll replace the information for any credit card that expires with information for a valid one. Anyone using a credit card represents and warrants that they are authorized to use that credit card, and that any and all charges may be billed to that credit card and won’t be rejected. If we’re unable to process your credit card order, we’ll try to contact you by email and suspend your account until your payment can be processed.
We’ll give you a refund for a prepaid month if we stop providing our Services to you for a reason that’s not laid out in these Terms. You won’t be entitled to a refund from us under any other circumstances. We may offer a refund if a Member applies for one based on the requirements posted on the Website.
We may change our fees at any time by posting a new pricing structure to our Website and/or sending you a notification by email. We will not change pricing without advance notice to subscribers of at least 60 days.
For each transaction, TEACHERSDOJO will automatically deduct the Service Fee and in certain cases, the Transaction Fee, from the sale price collected from buyers through the Service, and then will distribute the remaining amounts to the Seller on a weekly basis as follows: (a) TEACHERSDOJO will collect payment from buyers at the time products are purchased through the Service, (b) TEACHERSDOJO will notify you (the seller) by email of the sale once payment has been verified and collected from the buyer, And (c) provided you are in compliance with these Terms, on a weekly basis, TEACHERSDOJO will distribute the monies due to you (as a seller) for the sale of your product, in accordance with this section. If you are i n breach of these Terms, for example due to violation of the conduct provisions, TEACHERSDOJO reserves the right, according to its sole discretion, to withhold any funds that would otherwise be due to you under these Terms, and either _keep those funds permanently, or refund them to the buyer who purchased content from you. All monies due to Sellers pursuant to this section will be paid to such Sellers as close to the Friday following a Sunday. TEACHERSDOJO reserves the right to delay payment. Weekly payments will be made through PayPal for all Sellers; TEACHERSDOJO reserves the right to add, remove or otherwise alter the payment processors used by the Service. If you (as a Seller) cannot acquire an account with an approved payment processor, we may consider an alternative form of payment on a case-by-case basis. We make no representation regarding the services provided by our payment processors, and are not responsible for delays in payment caused by them. TEACHERSDOJO will charge a fee for making each Weekly Payout that is equal to but not more than the cost to TEACHERSDOJO from its respective payment processors for making the payout. This fee is subject to change at the discretion of the payment processors, and will be taken directly out of your Weekly Payout.
If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release TEACHERSDOJO (and our officers, directors, agents, parent companies, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
You’re responsible for keeping your account name and password confidential. You’re also responsible for any account that you have access to, whether or not you authorized the use. You’ll immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your accounts. We’re not responsible for any losses due to stolen or hacked passwords. We don’t have access to your current password, and for security reasons, we may only reset your password.
We don’t know the inner workings of your organization or the nature of your personal relationships, and we don’t arbitrate disputes over who owns an account. You won’t request access to or information about an account that’s not yours, and you’ll resolve any account-related disputes directly with the other party. We decide who owns an account based on the content of the emails in that account, and if multiple people or entities are identified in the content, then we’ll rely on the contact information listed for that account.
You or TEACHERSDOJO may terminate this Agreement at any time and for any reason by giving Notice to the other party. We may suspend our Service to you at any time, with or without cause. If we terminate your account without cause, we’ll refund a prorated portion of your monthly prepayment. We won’t refund or reimburse you if there’s cause, like a violation of these Terms. Once terminated, we may permanently delete your account and all the data associated with it, including your created images, catalogs, videos and emails from our Website. If you don’t log in to your account for 12 or more months, we may treat your account as "inactive” and permanently delete the account and all the data associated with it.
TEACHERSDOJO may provide you with the opportunity to participate in blogs, groups, feedback, and other communication functionality and may provide you with the opportunity, through such features or otherwise, to submit, post, display, transmit, perform, publish, distribute or broadcast content and materials, including, without limitation, photographs, writings, computer graphics, pictures, data, questions, comments, suggestions or personally identifiable information (collectively, "Content").
TEACHERSDOJO does not claim ownership rights in your Content. You grant TEACHERSDOJO a license solely to enable TEACHERSDOJO to use any information or Content you supply TEACHERSDOJO with, so that TEACHERSDOJO is not violating any rights you might have in that Content. You grant TEACHERSDOJO a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights you have in the Content, in any media now known or not currently known, with respect to your Content. You agree to allow TEACHERSDOJO to store or re-format your Content on TEACHERSDOJO and display your Content on TEACHERSDOJO in any way as TEACHERSDOJO chooses.
By posting Content on TEACHERSDOJO, it is possible for an outside website or a third party to re-post that Content. You agree to hold TEACHERSDOJO harmless for any dispute concerning this use. If you choose to display your own TEACHERSDOJO-hosted image on another website, the image must provide a link back to its listing page on TEACHERSDOJO.
TEACHERSDOJO considers any unsolicited suggestions, ideas, proposals or other material submitted to it by users via the Site or otherwise (other than the Content and the tangible Products sold on the Site by users) (collectively, the "Material") to be non-confidential and non-proprietary, and TEACHERSDOJO shall not be liable for the disclosure or use of such Material. If, at TEACHERSDOJO's request, any member sends Material to improve the Site, TEACHERSDOJO will also consider that Material to be non-confidential and non-proprietary and TEACHERSDOJO will not be liable for use or disclosure of the Material. Any communication by you to TEACHERSDOJO is subject to this Agreement. You hereby grant and agree to grant TEACHERSDOJO, under all of your rights in the Material, a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid, sub-licensable and transferable right and license to incorporate, use, publish and exploit such Material for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, including but not limited to incorporating it in the API, documentation, or any product or service, without compensation or accounting to you and without further recourse by you.
Furthermore, TEACHERSDOJO is not responsible for the availability of outside websites or resources linked to or referenced on the Site. TEACHERSDOJO does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources. You agree that TEACHERSDOJO shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or resources.
If a dispute arises between you and TEACHERSDOJO, you and TEACHERSDOJO agree that we will resolve any claim or controversy at law or equity that arises out of this Agreement or our services (a "Claim") in accordance with the below. Before resorting to these alternatives, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org to seek a resolution.
This Agreement shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of New Jersey as they apply to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within New Jersey between New Jersey residents, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against TEACHERSDOJO must be resolved exclusively by a state court located in Monmouth County, NJ, except as otherwise agreed by the parties. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the court located within Monmouth County, NJ for the purpose of litigating all such claims or disputes.
TEACHERSDOJO, TEACHERSDOJO graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are registered trademarks, trademarks or trade dress of Esemplare Ventures, LLC. in the U.S. and/or other countries. TEACHERSDOJO's trademarks and trade dress may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names or email addresses, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion.
Since we respect artist and content owner rights, it is TeachersDojo’s policy to respond to alleged infringement notices that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 ("DMCA”).
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and is accessible via the Service, please notify TeachersDojo’s copyright agent as set forth in the DMCA. For your complaint to be valid under the DMCA, you must provide the following information in writing:
The above information must be submitted to the following DMCA Agent:
TEACHERSDOJO, TEACHERSDOJO'S SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND TEACHERSDOJO'S SUPPLIERS PROVIDE TEACHERSDOJO'S WEB SITE AND SERVICES "AS IS" AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY. TEACHERSDOJO, TEACHERSDOJO'S SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND TEACHERSDOJO'S SUPPLIERS SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, PERFORMANCE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN ADDITION, NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION (ORAL OR WRITTEN) OBTAINED BY YOU FROM TEACHERSDOJO SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL TEACHERSDOJO BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (EVEN IF TEACHERSDOJO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM ANY ASPECT OF YOUR USE OF THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE, WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE, OR THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, MODIFICATION, ALTERATION, OR TERMINATION OF THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR PRODUCTS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON THE TEACHERSDOJO SITE. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN SOME JURISDICTIONS, LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY ARE NOT PERMITTED. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, SOME OF THE FOREGOING LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
You agree to indemnify and hold TEACHERSDOJO (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
The services hereunder are offered by Esemplare Ventures, LLC.