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Company Name: Epic | Software Name: Epic! Books for Kids | Website

State District Name Agreement Status Agreement Type Agreement Dates Grade Level Content Area Data
Not Approved
Declined
Free App. Small Company. Can't afford legal review.
MA Arlington Public Schools Not Approved
Declined
Vendor Response: We cannot review any documents from our Epic! users at this time, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it. The cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! for free to schools.
MA Cambridge School District Not Approved
Declined
Unfortunately we cannot afford to sign individual documents for every school that uses Epic!, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it, and the cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! free.
Location: FMA
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 English Language Arts, Health, Library Media, Math, Social Science
MA Cambridge School District Not Approved
Declined
Unfortunately we cannot afford to sign individual documents for every school that uses Epic!, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it, and the cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! free.
Location: CPORT
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Library Media
TX Cypress-Fairbanks ISD Not Approved

Unfortunately we cannot afford to sign individual documents for every school that uses Epic!, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it, and the cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! free.
MA Dedham School District
Declined Declined
Free app. Can't afford legal review.
CA Guadalupe Union Elementary Not Approved

English Language Arts
UT Hawthorn Academy Not Approved

Epic! not willing to assign Utah DPA V2 at this time. Use student classroom #'s instead of Names to avoid PII
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 English Language Arts
MA Medfield School District Not Approved
Declined
We cannot review any documents from our Epic! users at this time, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it. The cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! for free to schools.
CA Oak Grove Elementary Not Approved
Declined
Thank you for the clarification. Unfortunately, we cannot enter into any agreements or contracts at this time (even if it is district wide) without the review of our legal team. While we understand every school, district and state have their own privacy laws to abide, we hope you still consider using Epic!. (no mention of COPPA, FERPA, AB1584 in privacy policy)
CA Santa Paula Unified Not Approved
Declined
Provider declined to execute CSDPA V1
PK, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 English Language Arts
WA South Kitsap School District Not Approved

K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 English Language Arts, Library Media, Other
VT Southwest Vermont Su Not Approved
VTSPA V1 (With Exhibit E)
Our mission is education and this is why we provide Epic! completely free to educators. Tens of thousands of schools use Epic! for free in their classrooms. Unfortunately, we cannot afford to sign individual documents for every school that uses Epic!, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it, and the cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! free.
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 English Language Arts, Health, Library Media, Math, Science, Social Science
MA Walpole School District Not Approved
Declined
The cost of reviewing DPAs would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! for free to schools.
2, 3
MA Wayland School District Not Approved
Declined
Reason: Unfortunately we cannot afford to sign individual documents for every school that uses Epic!, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it, and the cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! free.
6, 7, 8 English Language Arts, Health, Instructional Technology, Library Media, Math, Science, Physical Education, Visual Performing Arts, Social Science, Other, World Language
MA Westwood School District Not Approved
Declined
Unfortunately we cannot review any documents from our Epic! users at this time, because we would need our lawyers to review each document before signing it. The cost of that would make it impossible to keep providing Epic! for free to schools.

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