Terms and Conditions

Eye Level/Daekyo America, Inc. is the sponsor (“Eye Level” or “Sponsor”) of the event. The Eye Level Critical Thinking Challenge (the “Event” or “Competition”) is a totally skill-based event where children (“Participants” or “Participant”) in teams of two compete against each other to solve different critical thinking problems and activities that Eye Level will facilitate. There will be two rounds to the Competition: The first round will take place at a local participating Eye Level Learning Center. The first round will take place on the dates noted on www.criticalthinkingchallenge.com. The winners from each Eye Level Learning Center will move on to the second round of competition in five designated regions of the U.S. The second-round dates and locations have been announced on www.criticalthinkingchallenge.com. Each regional team winner will receive a check from Eye Level in the amount of $500.00 ($1,000 total for the team).

You do not need to be a current Eye Level student to participate or win. There is a $10 registration fee to participate in the Event. The registration fee is waived for current Eye Level members with the use of a member code. The Event is open to U.S. and Canada legal residents who are in 3rd Grade to 6th Grade during the current school year. By enrolling in the Critical Thinking Challenge, Parent or Participant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any child if these Official Rules are not followed. Participants must be registered online before registration closes to participate. Parents may register up to 3 children for this Event. Regional winners must submit the official document to prove the required school grade.

You agree to waive, discharge claims, and Release the Event from all liability and indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, Sponsor’s organizers, hosts, subsidiaries, affiliates, volunteers and other partners and employees, from any and all liability on account of, or in any way resulting from injuries and damages in any way connected with the Eye Level Critical Thinking Challenge. Parent or Participant agrees that this assumption of risk and release of liability is binding upon you and your heirs, executors, agents, administrators, and assigns, and include any minors accompanying user at the events.

Parent or Participant agrees that Participants may be photographed at the Event, and agree to allow the Event hosts, sponsors, organizers, and partners to use any Participant’s photo, video, or film likeness for any legitimate purpose.

By accepting the prize, the Parent or Participant authorizes the use, without compensation, of Participant’s name for promotion and/or advertising purposes in any manner and in any medium which Sponsor deems appropriate. Such right includes a royalty free, non-exclusive right and license to reproduce, modify, display, transmit, adapt, publish, translate, sub-license, distribute, create derivative works from or otherwise use the winner's name, likeness or prize information in connection with the Critical Thinking Challenge, worldwide, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment or consideration, except where prohibited by law.

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Use of Information Collected by www.criticalthinkingchallenge.com. The website uses both the personal and aggregated information we collect for multiple purposes. The information is used to improve the content of the Site, to customize the content and/or layout of the Site for each individual user and to notify users about updates to the Site or promotional offers or opportunities that we believe will be of interest to you.

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If you object to the use of personal information provided by you for any reason, you may stop that use by modifying your registration information online. If you have subscribed to any service through www.criticalthinkingchallenge.com and/or you receive any communication from us that you no longer wish to receive, please discontinue associated subscriptions by contacting eventusa@myeyelevel.com, or by following any relevant instructions provided at the time you registered for the service or within the communication itself.

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