Effective Date: November 7, 2001; Last Updated: August 12, 2019.
About This Policy
This policy describes how we use information we collect on our websites. It does not apply to information we collect offline.
Information We Collect
We collect the following information at this site:
: We collect name and email address.
We may collect information about you like your job title and the grade you teach, or subject area.
Site and usage information
: We may collect information about your browser, internet connection, operating system, and IP address if needed to resolve play issues. We may collect information about the site you visit when you leave us or what site you came from.
How We Collect Information
We collect information in the following ways:
Directly from you:
We collect information directly from you. This includes if you sign up for one of our newsletters. We also collect your information on our Contact Us form.
We collect information passively. We use tracking tools, such as cookies, web beacons, and click-through URLs. We may use these tools on our website and in our emails.
From Third Parties:
We may collect information from third parties. This might include our partners and social media websites.
: We combine information we obtain from different sources. We might combine information you submit on our website with information we gather passively.
How We Use Information
We use information as follows:
To answer your questions and respond to your requests:
We use information to provide services. We also use your information to respond to questions or to troubleshoot issues you may have with our site.
To improve our websites:
We might look at what content people view or find interesting.
For marketing purposes.
This includes sending you our newsletter or other information about our products or services which we think you will find interesting.
For security purposes:
We may use your information to protect our organization and our website. We may also use information to protect website users.
To communicate with you for transactional purposes:
We may contact you regarding this policy or our terms.
We may use information as otherwise permitted by law or as we may notify you.
When We Share Information with Third Parties
We share information with third parties in the following circumstances:
With related entities:
This includes other Annenberg entities and those under common control with Annenberg Learner.
With service providers who do things on our behalf
: This includes our email vendor or a service provider who maintains our website.
To comply with the law or to protect ourselves
: We will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may share it if a government agency or investigatory body requests. We might share information when we are investigating potential fraud.
In the event of a transfer of Annenberg Learner.
For example, if part of Annenberg Learner is sold we may share information.
We will share information as otherwise legally permitted or as we may notify you.
You Have Certain Choices
You can opt-out of newsletter emails by following the instructions in the email we send.
Cookies and Tracking Tools
: Your browser may give you the ability to control cookies or other tracking tools. Certain browsers can be set to reject browser cookies. To control flash cookies, you can go here
. Why? Because flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings.
Our Do Not Track Policy: Some browsers have “do not track” features that allow you to tell a website not to track you. We do not currently respond to those signals.
Certain features on our site may not work if you block cookies. If you block or reject cookies, not all of our tracking will stop. Options you select are browser and device specific.
We Use Standard Security Measures
We use reasonable security measures to protect your information. Any third party we share your information with must also use reasonable security measures. No website is completely secure. We encourage you to use websites and share information with caution.
Our Website May Have Third Party Links
We may link to third party content. We do not control that content or the third party’s privacy practices. We encourage you to read their privacy policies to understand how they use your information.
Information Collection from Children
Our website is not directed to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect information from children. You can contact us at [email protected]
if you believe we have collected information from your child.
You Can Contact Us
By postal mail:
2000 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 1000S
Los Angeles, CA 90067
We May Update This Policy
From time to time we may change our privacy policies. We will notify you at your email address we have on file of any material changes to our Policy as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our website. Please check our site periodically for updates.