Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

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Terms of Use

Your access to the content on this website is subject to the Education Northwest Terms of Use. All content included on this website, such as curriculum and other text, graphics, designs, logos, catalogs, icons, images, presentations, videos, data, instructions, photographs, graphs, typefaces, sounds, and software is the property of Education Northwest or its licensors. They are protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress and other intellectual property laws. You may print or download one copy of a reasonable number of website pages and attached materials only for non-commercial, bona fide educational and research purposes, and not for further reproduction, publication or distribution.

Privacy Policy

Education Northwest is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy governs the data collection, processing, and usage practices on all Education Northwest websites. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties. By using our websites, you consent to the data practices outlined in this document.

1. Information we collect

1.1 Browsing our Websites

You are free to explore the websites without providing any information about yourself. When you request access to certain files or register for or e-newsletter service, we request that you provide Personal Information about yourself, and we collect Navigational Information.

1.2 "Personal Information"

This refers to any information that you voluntarily submit to us about yourself or your business/organization, including contact information, such as your name, e-mail address, company name, address, phone number, and other information about yourself or your business/organization.

1.3 "Navigational Information"

This refers to information about your computer/devices and your visits to this website such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and pages viewed. Refer to the "Navigation Information" section below for more information.

2. How Information we collect is used

2.1. We Never Sell Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to any third party.

2.2 Use of Personal Information

In addition to the uses outlined elsewhere in this document, we may use your Personal Information to: (a) improve your browsing experience by personalizing the websites to improve content relevance; (b) send information to you which we think may be of interest to you by post, email, or other means; (c) send you marketing communications relating to Education Northwest.

2.3 Security of Personal Information

User information collected on our website is housed on secure servers to prevent unauthorized access, use or disclosure. If a security breach of personal information occurs, users will be notified as soon as possible.

2.4. Use of Navigational Information

We use Navigational Information to monitor and improve our websites. We may also use Navigational Information alone or in combination with Personal Information to provide you with personalized Education Northwest content.

2.5. Social Media Features

Our websites include Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share This button or interactive mini-programs that run on our sites. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our sites, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our websites. This Privacy Policy does not apply to these features. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy and other policies of the companies providing them.

2.6. External Websites

Our websites provide links to sites not affiliated with Education Northwest. These sites have separate and independent privacy policies, and Education Northwest is not responsible for the content or practices of these websites. Our posting of such links does not constitute our endorsement of these other websites, their content, their owners, or their practices. This document does not apply to these other websites, which are subject to any privacy and other policies they may have.

2.7. Publicly Accessible Information

We offer publicly accessible comment/discussion areas on our blogs and news content. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose any information through the comment section, this information may be collected and used by others. We will correct or delete any information you have posted on the websites if you so request, as described in "Opting Out and Unsubscribing" below.

2.8. Retention of information

We retain Personal Information that you provide us as long as we consider it potentially useful in contacting you about services or other information related to Education Northwest. We will delete this information from the servers at an earlier date if requested, as described in the "Unsubscribing and Opting Out" section below.

3. Navigational Information

3.1. Cookies

We use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you register your information to download a resource, a cookie helps us to recall that information on subsequent visits so you don’t have to fill out the form again.

3.2. Analytics

We may collect demographic information, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites using analytics logs that are not associated with your name or other personally identifying information. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by us. This information can include: specifications about your devices, your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information provides general statistics regarding use of the Education Northwest websites.

4. Unsubscribing or Opting Out

4.1. Modifying, reviewing, or removing personal information.

You may review, modify, or remove personal information collected on our website at any time, please contact us using the educationnorthwest.org contact form and we will address your request as soon as possible.

4.2. Unsubscribing from email services

You can unsubscribe from our e-newsletter or any other regular email communications service by clicking “Unsubscribe” at the bottom of the email.