Last update May 24, 2018.
Literacy 4 Kids operates the Literacy 4 Kids website, which provides educational articles, ideas, a Free Resource Library for email subscribers, and blog posts. Literacy 4 Kids also provides a sign up for an email newsletter which is sent out monthly.
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service, the Literacy 4 Kids website.
Information Collection and Use
For a better experience while using our website and Free Resource Library, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your first name and email address. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.
We want you to know that whenever you visit our website, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser version, pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These cookies are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve our Service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
- to facilitate our Service
- to provide the Service on our behalf
- to perform Service-related services
- to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used
- We want to inform our Service users that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Our Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.
Accountability: the principle that a data controller should be accountable for complying with measures which give effect to the other principles
Active Data Collection: when a user deliberately provides information, typically through the use of web forms, text boxes, check boxes, or radio buttons
Adequate Level of Protection: a label that the EU may apply to third-party countries who have committed to protect data through domestic law making or international commitments
Authentication: the process by which a person or computer system determines whether another entity is who it claims to be
Authorization: the process of determining if the user is permitted to have access to the desired resource
Choice: an individual’s ability to determine whether or how their personal information may be used or disclosed by the entity that collected the information
Collection Limitation: the principle stating there should be limits to the collection of personal data, that any such data should be obtained by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the data subject
Confidentiality: the obligation of an individual, organization, or business to protect personal information and not misuse or wrongfully disclose that information
Confirmed Opt In: an e-mail approach where e-mail marketers send a confirmation e-mail requiring a response from the subscriber before the subscriber receives the actual marketing e-mail
Cookie: a small text file stored electronically that may later be retrieved by a web server from the machine. Cookies allow web servers to keep track of the user’s browser activities and connect individual web requests into a session.
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