LearningWhy.org Privacy Policy

LearningWhy Privacy Policy 
  • We are located at  South Carolina ETV, 1041 George Rogers Boulevard, Columbia, South Carolina, 29201, USA. This website is provided strictly for Pre K-12 educators of South Carolina.
  • Personal Information Collection - ETV does not share personal information provided by users to any entities outside the agency.  Required email, school or type institution and role are needed to provide means of communication, the users location, and the type user in order for ETV to better serve LearningWhy users.  Our Web site contains a "Contact Us" button to allow site users to email questions or to make comments, recommendations, or suggestions.  
  • Use of IP Addresses -  Whenever you surf the Web, your computer can be identified by its IP address. This is a unique number assigned to your computer. Your name or specific location cannot be determined from your IP address. South Carolina ETV uses a program called Google Analytics to analyze information concerning how many people are using LearningWhy.org. We track where they go within the site and when they are using it. We will use this information to create messages and materials in the future so that we can more effectively reach and serve teachers in South Carolina.
  • Use of Cookies - LearningWhy.org does not use cookies in the transfer of information from our server to your computer. However, we make no claim as to the use of cookies by Web sites to which we link directly. You may generally contact the individual Webmasters of the sites in question if you wish to ascertain cookie usage.
  • Links to Other Sites - LearningWhy.org is not a self-contained Web site. It features links to educational content on the World Wide Web that we feel are beneficial to include in LearningWhy.org. While we can assure you that any personal information actively given or passively received by South Carolina ETV through the Web site is protected and safe from outside parties, we cannot ensure equal safety and protection from other sites outside of LearningWhy.org. Care has been taken to review Web sites to which we provide direct links. If you should ever find questionable content linked from LearningWhy.org, or feel that we have made an oversight in our screening process, please immediately notify any of the South Carolina ETV staff members listed below.
  • Disclosure of Information - We do not disclose any user information (e-mail, IP address, or any other information volunteered) to any parties, public or private, for any purpose. We will not use the information ourselves to contact the user unless he or she specifically requested that we do so. We will not use any information collected about our users to directly market or promote items to them. South Carolina ETV and LearningWhy.org cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online and you do so at your own risk.