PERSONAL RELEASE AGREEMENT

Photos and Text for Project/Assignment: National Geographic Educator Certification Program
National Geographic Agent: (“NG Agent”)

I) STUDENT PRIVACY
I agree that I will not submit any photos or video showing recognizable student faces. I understand that my materials can not be accepted by National Geographic if they show recognizable student faces, whether or not I have a photo release form from my school or district.

II) PERSONAL RELEASE
Photos and Text for Project/Assignment: National Geographic Educator Certification Program
National Geographic Agent: (“NG Agent”)

I agree that National Geographic, (NG), and NG Agent may photograph and record my likeness and activities (“Images”). I grant the following rights to NG and NG Agent: permission to use and re-use, publish and re-publish, and modify or alter the Image(s) or text I share during the National Geographic Educator Certification Program. Use of the Images for editorial, commercial, trade, advertising, and any other purpose may be done in any medium now existing or subsequently developed, worldwide in perpetuity.

I waive my right to inspect or approve any editorial text or copy that is used in connection with the Images and release and discharge NG and NG Agent from any and all claims arising out of use of the Images for the purposes described above, including any claims for libel, invasion of privacy or other tortious act. I also agree not to assert any claims for injunctive relief and/or money damages against anyone relating to the exercise of this permission granted in this Release.

I represent and warrant that any statements made by me during my appearance are true, to the best of my knowledge, and that neither my appearance nor any statements made by me will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party.

I am not relying on any promises, representations, or statements made by NG or NG Agent that are not contained in this Release, including any representations about the Project’s topic, situations, content or participants. 

I agree to maintain confidentiality regarding the Shoot, unless information regarding the Shoot is otherwise publicly available, and I agree not to disclose any information, including any press releases or other public statements, about the Shoot without prior written consent from NG.

I have read the foregoing. I fully understand its contents and confirm my agreement. I am over the age of 18 and have legal capacity to affirm this release. 
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