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
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
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.
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.