High 5 Adventure Blogging Policy


The goal of "By the Handful" blog is to further High 5 Adventure's mission by encouraging dialogue and sharing ideas that will benefit not only High 5 clients but also the adventure education field as a whole. We hope to share current events, industry notices, informative media and interesting stories that will keep you up to date, educated and entertained about the adventure education world.


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Let us know what you think! Click on the comment bubble and add to the discussion, or simply click on the star to let us know you like the post. Comments do not require approval, but they will be moderated. We reserve the right to remove any content we feel is inappropriate or negative. Please use your best judgment when commenting and we'll do our best to respond appropriately.

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If you'd like to submit to our blog....

Contact Us

We welcome submissions, suggestions and concerns. Please send them to cortiz@high5adventure.org. Please include the following if submitting a potential post to By The Handful:
  1. Name and short bio so we can credit your post
  2. If a photo(s) is attached, caption and name for photo credit (please include photographer's permission and email address if different from the post author)
  3. Links to related Web sites
  4. Any details that might help introduce the story
Because of the dynamic nature of Weblogs, submissions will not receive monetary compensation. We hope you'll want to contribute because you believe in High 5's mission and want to add your voice to ours. Credit of authorship will be given unless otherwise requested, and links to related Web sites will be included where appropriate. Please read our Guidelines for Submissions below before sending in your story. By sending your story or photos to the above email address, you are agreeing to the terms in the guidelines below. Thank you for supporting By the Handful.

Guidelines for Submissions

We dislike legalese as much as you do, but please take a moment to read our guidelines: By submitting a post to By The Handful, you hereby grant High 5 Adventure Learning Center, Inc., a non-exclusive, royalty-free worldwide license to use, copy, modify, adapt, translate, reproduce, transmit and distribute such material on and through its Web site and other mediums. You represent and warrant that: (1) you own the content submitted for posting by you or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section; and (2) the content submitted by you does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person. You agree to pay for all royalties, fee and any other monies owed any person by reason of your submission to By The Handful.

High 5 Adventure Learning Center, Inc. owns the content of By The Handful. Except for content submitted by you, you may not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display or sell any content appearing on By The Handful without permission of High 5.

High 5 will not post any content from your submission that it deems offensive, illegal or in violation of the rights or harmful or threatening to the safety of any person.

If you are unsure as to whether your submission violates these guidelines, please include all known information with your submission and we'll follow-up with you before posting.