This policy is concerned with the protection of your personal information only. Personal information includes any data that can be used to identify you as an individual, including your name, income, personal opinion, interests, home contact information, identification numbers, user IDs, passwords, ethnic origin, and age.
This policy describes the following practices:
- Collecting information
- Sharing your personal information
- Maintaining your personal information
NOTE: EducationBoss.com's Individual Lesson Plan Account software and services are not intended for use by children under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information or non-personally-identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18 nor is the Individual Lesson Plan Account area of our website, software or service directed to children under the age of 18. We will close any Individual Lesson Plan accounts used exclusively by such children and will remove and/or delete any personal information we believe was submitted by or about any child under the age of 18.
We collect information about you in the following ways:
As part of your registration for EducationBoss.com's software and services, we will require your name, email address for a trial account and credit card information for billing purposes, your email address will become your user name. You will be provided with an initial password and will have the ability to change your password after logging in for the first time. This information is kept confidential and stored securely by EducationBoss.com. Your password is stored as an encrypted secure password hash. We cannot decrypt and read your encrypted password.
Automatically by EducationBoss.com's software and services
EducationBoss.com's software and services contain features that automatically collect information from users, such as viewing times, usage statistics, and other tracking information. Although this information will not identify you personally, it nevertheless provides certain information about you, and we therefore treat it as personal information. Additionally, use of EducationBoss.com's website and/or software may result in the collection of technical information such as your computer's IP address, operating system, browser name/version, the referring web page, requested page, date/time, and sometimes a "cookie"; such information is used to help us understand the overall usage pattern of our website and software.
Sharing your personal information
Subject to any exceptions stated above in the collection of information section, should EducationBoss.com collect any of your personal information, we will follow these practices regarding the distribution of that information.
Your personal information is always protected
EducationBoss.com uses reasonable precautions to protect your personal information and store it securely. Access to your personal information is restricted to those personnel who need it, and EducationBoss.com takes reasonable steps to prevent the unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal information.
EducationBoss.com only uses and discloses your personal information if it helps us facilitate your needs, improve our products and services, meet legal and regulatory requirements, or - to the limited extent possible - manage our internal business operations. Additionally, if there are any disclosure or use restrictions in your consent to the collection of your personal information, EducationBoss.com will abide by those restrictions (subject to the consent exceptions listed below).
EducationBoss.com may combine your information with other information into an aggregate form, so your information no longer personally identifies you. We may then disclose the aggregate information to third parties, so they can obtain an overall picture of EducationBoss.com's products, services, customer usage patterns and/or other statistical information.
The decision to share your lesson plans with other users is your own
EducationBoss.com Lesson Plan Accounts provide the ability to share a week of lesson plans with other users you have connected with. The decision to connect and share your information is up to each individual user. If you think you are sharing information with someone and you would like to cease sharing, please contact us using our support page. If you believe your lesson plan sharing connection token has been compromised, please contact us on our support page and we can generate a fresh token. Please be aware that the content of other users' lesson plans are not within EducationBoss.com's control or responsibility.
We only share your information with your consent
EducationBoss.com provides your information to third parties only for purposes to which you have consented, and we require such third parties to keep your information confidential.
In a few situations, EducationBoss.com may be required to disclose your information without your prior consent. For example, EducationBoss.com may disclose your information if we are required to do so by law, or if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to:
- comply with law or legal process
- protect and defend our rights and property, or the rights and property of a third party
- protect against misuse or unauthorized use of any of EducationBoss.com's products, software, services, or other proprietary materials
- protect the personal safety of any person
EducationBoss.com will always try to provide you with prior notice of such disclosure; however, such notice may not always be possible or reasonable given the circumstances.
Maintaining your personal information
EducationBoss.com has established the following practices regarding the maintenance of your personal information.
You can request access to your personal information at any time
If, for any reason, you wish to review your personal information that EducationBoss.com has in its possession, you can contact us on our support page.
You can request changes to your personal information at any time
Sometimes, it will be necessary for you to update your personal information EducationBoss.com has on file. For example, if you move or change credit cards, you must update your information in order to keep receiving the services provided by EducationBoss.com. Please contact us on our support page.
You can request that your personal information be destroyed at any time
A situation may arise where you desire to have all of your personal information that is contained in EducationBoss.com's records deleted or destroyed. If this is what you wish, please contact us through our Support Page, who will take care of removing your personal information from all of EducationBoss.com's records. However, there may be situations where we are obligated to retain one archival copy of your information to allow us to comply with laws or respond to legal processes. We will inform you of all such situations, and will only use your retained personal information to the limited extent necessary to comply with such laws or respond to legal processes.