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NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

  1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to educators of customers of Renaissance Learning, Inc. (“Renaissance”) that license from Renaissance Accelerated Reader or Accelerated Reader360 prior to the commencement of this Campaign or any promotion thereof, whichever occurs first and who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. The Campaign is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Renaissance its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
  2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, You agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements and that You have obtained any consents required by Your school (if necessary) to participate. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Renaissance as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.
  3. Campaign Period:
    1. ReadQuest Registration Campaign: Entries for the ReadQuest Registration Campaign will be accepted online starting on January 31, 2017 as 12:00am CST and ending February 24, 2017 at 11:59 pm CST (the “ReadQuest Registration Campaign Period”). All entries must be received by February 24, 2017 at 11:59 pm CST.
    2. Social Media Campaign: Starting February 13, 2017 at 9:00am CST and ending March 3, 2017 at 4:00pm CST (the “Social Media Campaign Period”), entries for the ReadQuest Registration Campaign will be accepted online each day. All entries for any particular day during the Social Medial Campaign Period must be received by 4:00 pm CST of that day. Any entries received after 4:00pm CST on a particular day (except for entries received after 4:0pm CST on March 3, 2017), will be rolled over and included in the next day entries. Any entries received after 4:00pm CST on March 3, 2017 will not valid and will not be eligible for participation in the Social Media Campaign.
  4. How to Enter:
    1. General: The entry must fulfill all campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Renaissance. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Renaissance.
    2. ReadQuest Registration Campaign: To register for the ReadQuest Registration Campaign, either (1) register to participate in ReadQuest for 2017 at www.renaissance.com/readquest and click the box to register to be entered into the campaign or (2) send in a 3x5 card with your full name, complete address, name of school, phone number (including area code), and email address in an envelope with proper postage to Renaissance, Attn: ReadQuest, 901 Deming Way, Suite 301, Madison, WI 53717. You must use a valid school email and only one entry is permitted per classroom. All persons who participate in the ReadQuest Registration Campaign and fulfill all campaign requirements are referred to herein as “ReadQuest Entrants”.
    3. Social Media Campaign: To participate in the Social Media Campaign, You must have registered to participate in ReadQuest for 2017 and you must respond to the question posted on the ReadQuest landing page at www.renaissance.com/readquest or social media site at Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/renlearn/?fref=ts by tweeting your response on Twitter with the hashtag #ReadQuest17 or posting to Your school’s Facebook site with the hashtag #ReadQuest17 (each a “Social Media Post”). Social Media Posts must comply with Your school policies and the policies of Facebook and Twitter. For each day of the Social Media Campaign, there is no limit to Your number of Social Media Posts, but only one Social Media Post per day will count as an entry for that day. Additional Social Media Posts do not increase your odds of winning. All persons who participate in the Social Media Campaign and fulfill all campaign requirements are referred to herein as “Social Media Entrants”.
  5. Winner Selection and Prizes:
    1. ReadQuest Registration Campaign:
      1. Amazon Gift Cards:
        1. Weekly Winners: For each of the following weeks in 2017 - February 4, February 11, February 18 and February 25 - under the supervision of Renaissance, Renaissance will choose four winners by a random drawing from a pool containing all of the ReadQuest Registration Entrants who registered to participate in the ReadQuest Registration Campaign that week between Sunday at 12:00 am CST and Saturday at 11:59pm CST (each a “Weekly Winner”). Each Weekly Winner will receive a $25 Amazon gift card. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Renaissance. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Renaissance’s discretion.
        2. Grand Prize Winner: On March 3, 2017, under the supervision of Renaissance, Renaissance will choose five winners by a random drawing from a pool containing all of the ReadQuest Registration Entrants (the “Grand Prize Winners”). Each Grand Prize Winner will receive a $100 Amazon gift card. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Renaissance. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Renaissance’s discretion.
      2. Books: On each of March 1, 2017, March 2, 2017, and March 3, 2017, under the supervision of Renaissance, Renaissance will choose 25 winners by a random drawing from a pool containing all of the ReadQuest Registration Entrants (each a “Book Winner” and collectively with the Weekly Winners and the Grand Prize Winners, the “Registration Winners”). Each Book Winner will receive a book or set of books chosen by Renaissance in its sole discretion. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Renaissance. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Renaissance’s discretion.
      3. A Registration Winner can only win one prize for the ReadQuest Registration Campaign.
    2. Social Media Campaign: Each day during the Social Media Campaign Period, under the supervision of Renaissance, Renaissance will choose a winner based on the creativity and storytelling of the Social Medial Posts received between 4:01pm CST the previous day and 4:00pm CST on the day that (a “Social Media Winner” and collectively with the Registration Winners, the “Winners”). Each Social Media Winner will receive a $100 Amazon gift card. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Renaissance. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Renaissance’s discretion.
    3. All prizes are nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Renaissance to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  6. Notification
    1. General: Renaissance shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 10 business days (including failing to provide a school address as required for Social Media Winners in Section 6(c) below) from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT RENAISSANCE’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
    2. ReadQuest Registration Campaign: All Registration All Registration Winners will be notified email within five business days following selection of the Registration Winners. All Registration Winners must reply back via email with their school’s mailing address to receive the prize. All prizes for Registration Winners will be sent to that address.
    3. Social Media Campaign: All Social Media Winners will be notified email on the day such Social Media Winner was selected. All Social Media Winners must reply back via email with their school’s mailing address to receive the prize. All prizes for Social Media Winners will be sent to that address.
  7. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  8. Rights Granted by You: By submitting any content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.) to Renaissance, including content contained in Your registration or a Social Media Post, You understand and agree that Renaissance, anyone acting on behalf of Renaissance, and Renaissance’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Contests: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Renaissance. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Renaissance from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Renaissance may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
  9. Terms & Conditions: Renaissance reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Renaissance’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, Renaissance may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Renaissance. Renaissance reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Renaissance has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Renaissance reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Renaissance and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries or (vi) any of Your Social Media Posts and the contents contained therein.
  11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF WISCONSIN, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Madison, Wisconsin having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Renaissance website: https://www.renaissance.com/privacy-policy/
  13. Winners List: Winners will be posted at www.renaissance.com/readquest. To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Renaissance Learning, Inc., Attn: ReadQuest, 2911 Peach Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494 USA. Requests must be received no later than March 17, 2017 at 11:50pm CST.
  14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Renaissance Learning, Inc. 2911 Peach St, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494.
  15. Facebook: If you use Facebook to communicate or administer a contest or sweepstakes, include the following: The Campaign hosted by Renaissance is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.

Renaissance Legal Information

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.