Scholastic Teachers Giveaway Rules: Teacher Appreciation Week Friday Giveaway

SCHOLASTIC TEACHERS GIVEAWAY Official Rules:

1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. You can enter in one way only: “Like” the Scholastic Teachers page on Facebook at www.facebook.com/scholasticteachers and then leave a comment on the indicated post, published by the Scholastic Teachers page at 7 A.M. EST on Friday, May 6, 2016. If you have previously “Liked” the Scholastic Teachers page, you can still enter the Giveaway by commenting on the post.  By entering this Giveaway, you acknowledge that this information is being submitted to Sponsor and not to Facebook. One entry per person. Giveaway opens for entry when the post is published at 7:00 A.M. EST on May 6, 2016, and all entries must be received by 6:59 A.M. EST on May 7, 2016. Scholastic Inc. ("Sponsor") assumes no responsibility for (a) lost, misdirected, damaged, stolen, illegible, failed, incomplete, garbled, delayed or late entries or mail; (b) telephone, electronic, program, network, Internet, or computer delays, deletions, interruptions or other failures of any kind; or (c) any human error that may occur in the processing of any entry, nor are they responsible for any theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, whether caused by the sender or any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Giveaway. Proof of online submission of the entry does not constitute proof of delivery. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of a person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the Facebook account and the e-mail address associated with such account at the time of entry. "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person who has created the designated Facebook account under his/her legal name. All entries (and rights in the winning entries) become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

2. Giveaway is open to teachers of grades Pre-K–12 who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia age 18 and older as of May 6, 2016. Employees of Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and their respective advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies (collectively, the “Related Entities”), and the immediate families of each are not eligible to enter or win. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Giveaway is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

3. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be drawn at random. Drawing will be completed on or about May 8, 2016, by Sponsor, whose decisions on all matters relating to this Giveaway are final and binding. Sponsor will notify the potential winner by commenting on the entry. The potential winner must send his or her email address to Sponsor via a private Facebook message within 72 hours after Sponsor posts the notification comment. Sponsor will then contact the potential winner by email to coordinate prize fulfillment.

4. Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be chosen and will receive the following: one (1) Scholastic fleece jacket; one (1) Scholastic notebook; one (1) Scholastic umbrella; one (1) Scholastic tote bag; one (1) phone charger; thirty (30) mousepad notebooks; thirty (30) Clifford clips; and thirty (30) pens. Total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $240.00. If the winner does not meet qualification criteria or cannot be reached, Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate winner. After Sponsor's attempt to award the prize three (3) times, Sponsor may decide that any unclaimed prize will not be awarded. This Giveaway is not authorized or sponsored by, or affiliated with Facebook, who is not involved in this Giveaway in any way.

5. Prize is non-transferable, not returnable, and cannot be sold or redeemed for cash. No prize substitution except by Sponsor in case of unavailability, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.

6. If the administration or integrity of the Giveaway is compromised or corrupted at any time, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or cancel the Giveaway. By entering this Giveaway, winner and all entrants agree that Sponsor, Facebook and Related Entities and their respective officers, directors, agents and employees will have no liability or responsibility for injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including any that are computer-related, resulting from the acceptance, possession or use of any prize or participation in this Sweepstakes, and they will be held harmless against any claims arising directly or indirectly from the use of any prizes or participation in the Giveaway. By entering the Giveaway, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Giveaway will be ineligible for prizes.

7. Except where prohibited by law, entrance and/or acceptance of a prize shall constitute and signify the entrant and/or winner's consent, to the use of the entry, his/her name, address (city and state only), biographical information, likeness, age, voice and/or photograph for any lawful purpose in any media now known or hereafter created, including online, in perpetuity without further notice or compensation. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Giveaway will be ineligible for a prize. All information submitted to Sponsor, shall be subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy which can be found here www.scholastic.com/privacy.htm.

8. WINNERS LIST. For the name of the Sweepstakes winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope after May 9, 2016, and before August 31, 2016, to:

Scholastic Teachers Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway Winner

557 Broadway, 5008

New York, New York 10012

9. Sponsor: Scholastic Inc., 557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012