RTC's mission is to provide high quality graduate professional development courses that empower teachers with knowledge, skills and strategies to enhance classroom instruction. The Site serves as an informational resource for students and instructors ("Users") as well as a means to facilitate registration and other information relating to courses identified on the Site.
Student Users of the Site enroll with RTC, which has partnered with local universities and colleges to certify its curriculum for course credit. All courses are conducted by RTC and are subject to the policies, rules and procedures of RTC and its instructors. The Site is provided to student Users on a password-protected basis to review current and historical course enrollment information and payment information. The Site is provided to instructor Users on a password-protected basis to review class lists and course information and to input grades and other class-related information. .
Our services are available only to individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law and are structured for K - 12 teachers and other educators. Without limiting the foregoing, our services are not available to minors under the age of eighteen (18) or to anyone who may not legally work within the jurisdiction of the United States. This Site is currently available only to United States citizens and/or any individuals who are legally in the jurisdiction of the United States and may legally work within its jurisdiction. RTC does hereby disclaim any liability whatsoever for any misstatements and/or misrepresentations made by any User of this Site. Users do hereby represent, understand, and agree to forever release and hold RTC harmless from any misstatements and/or misrepresentations made by any Users of this Site.
Links and Account Information
The Site is intended for people 18 or older. We have also made an effort to specifically limit the Site's appeal to people of age 18 or older. RTC will not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 18. You must identify your age during the registration process. RTC takes the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) as well as all FTC regulations very seriously, and our policies and procedures are designed to maintain strict compliance with the Rules and Regulations set forth thereunder. That being said, RTC does not assume any responsibility for any misrepresentations regarding the age of any User made in connection with any User's enrollment or registration for or use of the Site. We reserve our right to terminate without notice the enrollment or registration of any User if we believe that the User has provided any false information to us when enrolling or registering for or using this Site.
Commercial Use Prohibition
The Site is for the personal use of individual RTC student and instructor Users only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors without the express consent of RTC in advance. Organizations, companies, and/or businesses may only register as an agency or advertiser and should not use the Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose, including (but not limited to) collecting usernames and/or email addresses of Users or visitors to the Site by electronic or other means, unless express written permission from RTC is obtained in advance. RTC reserves the right to take appropriate legal action, including without limitation pursuing civil, criminal, and injunctive redress in the event that any User violates the terms of this section. Use of the Site is with the permission of RTC. RTC reserves the right to terminate your use of this Site at its sole discretion at any time.
Information Provided by Users
Users are responsible for providing accurate, timely and complete information to RTC in connection with their registration for and use of the Site. RTC is not responsible for any claims relating to any inaccurate, untimely, or incomplete information provided to us.
Billing and Payment Policy
Student Users may elect to pay for enrollment and other service-related fees through the Site In such instances, RTC will charge the User's credit card according to the tuition schedule provided. User agrees to provide such information as required by RTC and/or the affiliated college or university in order to process enrollment (including personal and credit card information). While RTC will use reasonable commercial efforts to ensure the privacy of all credit card and all other personal information, we expressly disclaim any liability for any damage that may result should any information be released to any third parties. User does hereby agree to hold RTC harmless for any damages that may result therefrom. RTC will use a third party service to process credit card information. For further information regarding that service, please contact [info@theRTC.net] to request information about RTC's credit card processing company. The User consents to RTC's reporting of enrollment information to the IRS and other governmental agencies as may be required by law.
Intellectual Property Rights
Notice of Trademark Rights
Copyright Complaints and Copyright Agent
RTC respects the intellectual property of others, and asks Users to do the same. RTC seeks to be in continuing compliance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. In order to protect intellectual property from misuse, RTC asks Users to help us. If Users believe, in good faith, that any materials on the Site infringe upon Users' copyrights, please provide RTC's Copyright Agent with the following information:
1. An electronic or physical signature of the owner of the copyright or the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; 2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, including the URL (Internet address) or other specific location on the Site where the material you claim is infringed is located. Include enough information to allow RTC to locate the material, and explain why you think an infringement has taken place; 3. A description of the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work exists -- for example, the URL (Internet address) where it is posted or the name of the book in which it has been published; 4. Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address; 5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. 6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your Notice is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
RTC's Copyright Agent for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement can be reached at the following information: by mail, General Counsel and Copyright Agent, Regional Training Center, 486 Route 10 West, Randolph, New Jersey 07869. RTC will terminate access to the Site of those who engage in repeated acts of infringement.
Modifications to the Site
RTC reserves the right in its sole discretion to review, improve, modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site or any content or information on the Site with or without notice to the User. Users have the same rights with regard to their self-generated content on the Site. Users agree that RTC shall not be liable to User or any third party for any modification or discontinuance of the Site.
User account, password and security
Users are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password and account number provided by themselves or RTC for accessing the Site, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under User's password or account. User agrees to immediately notify RTC of any unauthorized use of Users' password or account or any other breach of security.
Disclaimer of Warranties
USER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT THE USE OF THIS SITE IS AT THE USER'S SOLE RISK. NEITHER RTC NOR ITS AFFILIATES OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR THAT THE SITE WILL BE ERROR-FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE. RTC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONDUCT, WHETHER ONLINE OR OFFLINE, OF ANY USER OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NEITHER RTC NOR ITS AFFILIATES OR LICENSORS WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION APPEARING ON THE SITE. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO RESULTS OF ANY USER'S USE OF THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OR VIA THE SITE. RTC AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE IS FREE FROM VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES TAKE REASONABLE MEASURES TO ENSURE THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY USERS IS DISCLOSED ONLY TO THOSE PERSONS SPECIFIED BY USERS. RTC AND ITS AFFILIATES CANNOT AND DO NOT, GUARANTEE THAT THE PERSONAL INFORMATION ENTERED BY USERS WILL NOT BE MISAPPROPRIATED, INTERCEPTED, DELETED, DESTROYED OR USED BY OTHERS. USERS AGREE NOT TO HOLD RTC OR ITS AFFILIATES LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY SORT INCURRED AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH MISAPPROPRIATION, INTERCEPTION, DELETION, DESTRUCTION OR USE OF INFORMATION PROVIDED BY USERS THROUGH THE SITE. THE COMPANY AND AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, INJURY OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE.
Limitation of Liability