Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy

 

Introduction


ERB ("Company" or "We") respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.


This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the websites www.erblearn.org, www.erb.education, www.iseetest.org, admission.erblearn.org and others that may be created(our "Websites") and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.


This policy applies to information we collect:

 

  • On this Websites
  • In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and these Websites
  • When you interact with our affiliated companies, registration sites, or Websites of Pathways products, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy
  • When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party Websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy


Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this privacy policy. Your continued use of this Websites after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates. 


Children Under the Age of 13


Our Websites is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Websites. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on our Websites or through any of its features/register on the Websites, make any purchases through the Websites, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Websites or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at membership@erblearn.org


Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It


We collect several types of information from and about users of our Websites, including information:

 

  • By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, email address, telephone number, social media profile or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline ("personal information")
  • That is about you but individually does not identify you, such as IP address
  • About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Websites and usage details

We collect this information:

 

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us
  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, and other tracking technologies
  • From third parties, for example, our business affiliates

Information You Provide to Us. The information we collect on or through our Websites may include:

 

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Websites. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our Websites, registering for an assessment, posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with our Websites.
  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.
  • Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes.
  • Details of transactions you carry out through our Websites and of the fulfillment of your orders. You may be required to provide financial information before placing an order through our Websites.

You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, "posted") on public areas of the Websites, or transmitted to other users of the Websites or third parties (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. 


Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies.

 

As you navigate through and interact with our Websites, we may use automatic data collection technologies such as cookies and web beacons to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:

 

  • Details of your visits to our Websites, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Websites
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type

We may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party Websites or other online services (behavioral tracking).

 

Email membership@erblearn.org for information on how you can opt out of behavioral tracking on our Websites.


The information we collect automatically does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Websites and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:

 

  • Estimate our audience size and usage patterns
  • Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Websites according to your individual interests
  • Speed up your searches


Recognize you when you return to our Websites.

 

Third-party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.


Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Websites are served by third-parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers and application providers. These third parties may use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our Websites. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different Websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content. 


We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.  


How We Use Your Information


We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

 

  • To present our Websites and their contents to you
  • To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it
  • To provide you with notices about your account, including expiration and renewal notices
  • To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection
  • To notify you about changes to our Websites or any products or services we offer or provide though it
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Websites
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information
  • For any other purpose with your consent


We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-parties' goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please please email membership@erblearn.org to unsubscribe from our emails. 


Disclosure of Your Information


We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. 


We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy:

 

  • To our subsidiaries and affiliates
  • To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them
  • To third parties to market their products or services to you if you have not opted out of these disclosures. We contractually require these third parties to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them
  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it
  • For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information with your consent


We may also disclose your personal information:

 

  • To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request
  • To enforce or apply our terms of use (click to view membership terms and conditions) and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes
  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of ERB, our customers or others 


Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information


We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information: 


Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. 


Promotional Offers from the Company. If you do not wish to have your email address/contact information used by the Company to promote our own or third parties' products or services, you can opt-out by sending us an email stating your request to membership@erblearn.org. If we have sent you a promotional email, you may send us a return email asking to be omitted from future email distributions. This opt out does not apply to information provided to the Company as a result of a product purchase, warranty registration, product service experience or other transactions.


Accessing and Correcting Your Information


You can review your personal information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page.


You may also send us an email at membership@erblearn.org to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.


If you delete your User Contributions from the Websites, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users. 


Your California Privacy Rights


California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Websites that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to membership@erblearn.org or write us at: ERB, ATTN: Membership, 470 Park Avenue South, 2nd Fl S, New York, NY 10016.


Data Security


We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology. 


Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Websites, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Websites. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Websites. 


Changes to Our Privacy Policy


It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page with a notice that the privacy policy has been updated on the Websites home page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users' personal information, we will notify you by e-mail to the e-mail address specified in your account and/or through a notice on the Websites home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the policy. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Websites and this privacy policy to check for any changes.


Contact Information


To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at: 


Legal Counsel’s Office


ATTN: General Counsel
470 Park Avenue South 
2nd Floor, South Tower
New York, NY 10016
Legal@erblearn.org