We may collect information about you in a variety of ways. The information we may collect on the Site includes:
Personally identifiable information, such as your name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number, and demographic information, such as your age, gender, hometown, and interests, that you voluntarily give to us when you choose to participate in various activities related to the Site such as newsletters, surveys, giveaways or use of platform. You are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind, however your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain features of the Site.
Information our servers automatically collect when you access the Site, such as your IP address, your browser type, your access times, and the pages you have viewed directly before and after accessing the Site.
Data from Contests, Giveaways, and Surveys
Personal and other information you may provide when entering contests or giveaways and/or responding to surveys.
In our role as a vendor to educational agencies and institutions (EA) we receive student data that is used in the platform in order to provide services to students. Only information that is needed by us to perform services to the student as agreed by the EA is disclosed to us. These disclosures are authorized under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), as a contractor to the EA, we receive the disclosures on the same basis as school officials employed by the EA, consistent with FERPA regulations, 34 CFR §99.31(a)(1)(i)(B). Consistent with those regulations, we have a legitimate educational interest in the information to which we are given access because the information is needed to perform the service, and we are under the direct control of the EA in using and maintaining the disclosed education records, consistent with the terms of its contract. Student data is at all times it encrypted, during transmission and at rest.
At all times student data is confidential and only use student data to provide services on the platform. Only a select number of individuals, who need the data in order to provide services, have access to the student data on the platform. We will not sell or otherwise use or redisclose student data or education records for targeted advertising or marketing purposes. We do not allow advertising within the platform, and therefore there is no behavioral or targeted advertising.