Miscellaneous



The TeachAble Project Privacy Policy

Our Commitment To Privacy

The TeachAble Project is committed to protecting the privacy of your information. We provide this Privacy Policy explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on this website.

What Personally Identifiable Information Is Collected On This Site?

When you visit our website, you may provide us with personal information (such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone) that you knowingly choose to disclose, which is collected on an individual basis for various purposes. These purposes include registering to receive e-mail newsletters or other materials, requesting further information from us about projects, making requests, submitting a form on our website, or simply asking a question. We receive and store any information you enter on our website or give us in any other way. We ask for personal information so that we can fulfill your request and return your message. If you choose not to provide any of that information, we may not be able to fulfill your request or complete your order, but you will still be free to browse our website.

The Way We Use Information

When you supply information about yourself for a specific purpose, we use the information for only that purpose (such as to provide the service or information you have requested). For example, you may be asked to give us individual information to receive information. We do not and will not share this information with third parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with third parties. The TeachAble Project does not sell, rent, give-away or share its e-mail addresses or other information with outside sources.

Our Commitment To Data Security

Personally identifiable information is stored on our server and is not publicly accessible. Further, personally identifiable information is only accessed by The TeachAble Project personnel on a "need to know" basis. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Choice/Opt-out

If you have registered to receive e-mail communications from us and later change your mind, you may contact us to have your name removed from our distribution lists. You have the following options to do this: You can send an e-mail to: info@theTeachAbleproject.org You can unsubscribe from our email communications. You can send mail to the following address: The TeachAble Project c/o Ontario Education Services Corporation, 439 University Avenue,Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1Y8.

Cookies

The TeachAble Project website may use cookies. Cookies are generally used to make it more convenient for users to move around a website. If you choose, they may be used to 'remember' your password (if applicable) and make it easier and faster to log-in to certain areas of a site. These types of cookies need to be stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies used by the The TeachAble Project are encrypted to make the information in cookies unreadable to anyone except our organization for the purposes of presenting our website to you as effectively as possible.

Web Analytics

In order to serve you better, we may use web analytics services including but not limited to Google Analytics and Webtrends to help analyse the use of our websites. These tools use cookies to collect and generate information about your visits to our sites (including your IP address) that is transmitted to their servers in an anonymous form for processing. We study patterns of website activity so we can improve the experience of visitors to our sites.

The use of these tools does not allow us or our analytics service providers to identify individuals. You can opt-out of analytics activity by setting your browser to notify you when a cookie is sent and block analytics cookies if desired. Please consult your browser's Help Menu for instructions. Visiting our website with analytics cookies disabled will have no significant impact on your browsing experience.

Google currently offers a free Google Analytics opt-out tool for Internet Explorer (versions 7 and 8), Google Chrome (4.x and higher), and Mozilla Firefox (3.5 and higher): http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Email Communications

We publish an e-newsletter that is sent periodically to persons that subscribe to it. The e-newsletter is distributed by email. You may subscribe to or unsubscribe from the email at any time. Occasionally we may send announcements about The TeachAble Project throughout the year.

For More Information

If you have any questions, concerns or comments about privacy on our www.theTeachAbleproject.org website, please send us a description of your concern via e-mail info@theteachableproject.org.,