TeachAde.com is a Licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent organization whose mission is to build users' trust and confidence in the internet by promoting the use of fair information practices'. This privacy statement covers the Site www.TeachAde.com. Because this Site wants to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices and have its privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact us at [email protected] If you do not receive acknowledgment of your inquiry in a reasonable time frame, or your inquiry is not addressed to your satisfaction, you should contact TRUSTe at http://www.truste.org/consumers/watchdog_complaint.php. TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.
a. Suppliers and Other Service Providers
b. Transactions with Affiliated Third Parties
c. Improvement to the Sites
d. Public Forums and User Pages
e. Surveys and Polls
f. Sweepstakes and Contests
g. Legal Request and Corporate Change
h. Geographic Dissemination of Information
What Information We CollectUsage Information Automatically Collected:
When you visit the Site, our servers automatically collect certain information on your usage of the Site. This information includes the type of browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, the domain name of your internet service provider, your IP address, and what web pages you visit on the Site ("Usage Data"), but they do not collect, or retain personally identifiable information about any visitor or subscriber (such as names or addresses). Such Usage Data provides us with anonymous information about our visitors and subscribers that describes how our Site is used and navigated, including the number and frequency of visitors and subscribers to each web page, and the length of their stays.
We also employ cookie technology to help visitors and subscribers move through the Site more quickly. When you visit the Site and take advantage of certain features, we pass several cookies to your computer. A cookie is a string of information, which is anonymously sent by a web site, and stored on your hard drive or temporarily in your computer's memory. Cookies cannot be used to run programs, or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. We do not share or sell non-aggregated information contained within cookies with any third party. We may use the information from such cookies regarding your activities on the Sites and other non-personally identifiable information about you to target, or limit the online ads or offers you encounter while navigating the Site to those we believe are consistent with your interests.
In addition, third party advertisements displayed on the Site may contain cookies set by Internet advertising companies or advertisers. This Site does not control, nor does it have access to these cookies. We're not responsible for third party cookies.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to prevent cookies from being placed on your computer, or to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether, or not to accept it. By not accepting cookies, some web pages may not display properly, or you may not be permitted to access certain information or sections of the Site. For further information about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org. This link will take you to another web site that opens in a new window. Please note that this Site provides this link for your convenience and is not responsible for the content or data collection practices of the web site.Personally Identifiable Information.
In order to use many features of the Site, we ask you to register. During such registration, we ask for personally identifiable information such as, your name, e-mail address, mailing address, zip code, as well as other pertinent information such as the grade level you teach, and require you to select a member name and password.
We may also ask that you separately register or provide additional personally identifiable information to access certain specific products, services or tools or to participate in or access certain activities while visiting the Site (e.g., The TeachAde Store http://www.educational-resources-store.com/, which is hosted on a different Site).
TeachAde.com uses the information it receives and collects, including personally identifiable information, for several purposes, such as for use in its internal business operations and planning, to understand more about users' interests, to communicate with you, and to provide you with a better experience when visiting the Site by personalizing tools, content, services and e-mail messages. We also use this information to create new services that we believe may be relevant and valuable to you. Please be advised that this Site archives information that it collects from and that is provided, by users and visitors to the Site.
SHARING OF INFORMATION.
We do not sell your personal information to third parties for their promotional purposes. We may share your information in the following ways:
Please remember that any information you disclose through such Public Content becomes public information, and is immediately accessible to all users of the Site, and may be used by other users of this Site to send you unsolicited messages. It is therefore important that you exercise care when deciding whether to reveal sensitive personal information, as this Site cannot prevent such information from being used in a manner that violates these rules, the law, or your personal privacy and safety. In addition, we may occasionally utilize such Public Content in other areas of the Sites, (e.g. featured members, lesson plan displays) and/or in promotions. In such cases, we may provide authorship credit by publishing the author's member name.
g. Legal Request and Corporate Change: We may disclose information about you, including personally identifiable information to third parties, if we feel such disclosure is necessary, or appropriate to: (a) comply with a subpoena, judicial proceeding, court order or other legal process; (b) To protect the legal & property rights of TeachAde, or in protecting the safety of users'. © limit our potential legal liability; (d) enforce other policies that are part of the Site; (e) comply with an audit request; or (f) pay royalties or fees to third parties.
We may also disclose such information to any third party, as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary, or appropriate, in connection with any merger, or consolidation with such third party, or the sale of assets. We shall notify you of such an event by email, with a notice of the information practices that would govern your information henceforth.
h. Geographic Dissemination of Information: Information that you submit via our web site is stored on servers located in the United States. We may wish to export certain personal information to Affiliated Third Parties and to third party organizations located in countries outside the United States and the European Economic Area (EEA) in order to provide you with services and information. When you submit personal information to through our Site, you understand and agree that this information may be transferred across national boundaries and may be stored and processed in another country which may not provide privacy protections similar to those your country provides.
When you select to tell a friend about our Site via email or any other sharing mechanism presented on our Site, we shall use your name and email to send your email to the designated party. We do not use this third party personally identifiable information for any other purposes beyond fulfilling your request.
Security of Your InformationThe security of your personal information is of great importance to us and we employ industry accepted standards to protect it. We store your information on limited access servers. In order to access certain features of the Site, you will be required to provide a user name and password. To protect the security of your account, you should not disclose your user name or password to any third party. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personally identifiable information and may be subject to legally binding action taken on your behalf under your account or user name. Therefore, if you lose your password, or have any reason to believe that it may have been compromised, you should contact us at [email protected] and immediately change your password.
Data Retention.TeachAde.com shall retain your personal information on our systems for as long as you use the service you have requested. We will remove it in the event that the purpose for which it was originally collected has been met, or in the case of your subscription to our email alert system, you advise us that you no longer wish to receive this service.
User Ability to Access, Update and Correct Personal InformationYou may review and update the personally identifiable information that you provided to us as part of the registration process by clicking on the "My Account" icon on the left of your screen. We ask that you periodically review such information to keep it current and accurate.
ChildrenTeachAde.com does not encourage participation or visitation to the Site by children. Further, this Site does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13.
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