At Teachers of Today, we value and respect your privacy. We recognize that personal privacy is important and that you’ve placed trust in our responsibility to protect your privacy. As a part of our commitment to you, we’ve outlined how we use your personal information on our Website below.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
Teachers of Today collects personal information provided by you when you subscribe, when you register an account, when you request more information from us, submitting payment online, and when you sign up to receive emails.
When you request more information or subscribe, we ask for information such as your name, e-mail address, phone number, and payment information. This information is used solely to help process your request and grant subscribers access to our resources.
Teachers of Today automatically recognizes and stores information from your web browsing session including the domain name, aggregate non-personal information on what pages you visit or access, information volunteered by you, such as preferences, survey information, and our online application. When you are registered on our Website and are signed into your account, you are not anonymous to us.
The information we collect is used to improve the experience on our Website, to customize the content and layout of pages you visit, and to contact you for purposes related to our product, Teachers of Tomorrow Teacher Toolkit, or in response to a request for contact.
In addition, visitors to this Website are tracked through Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. to analyze aggregate user data. This data is used to improve and optimize our Website and is not used for marketing purposes and is subject to Google’s Privacy Policies.
Choices for Personal Information
When you subscribe to Teachers of Today, we ask you to provide personal information. You may decline to submit personal information, in which case we will not be able to register your account and grant you access to our product. You may alter your web browser’s settings to restrict cookie use; however certain features and services on our Website may no longer function if cookies are disabled.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your personal information may be shared with agents or contractors who assist in providing support for our internal operations, disclosed when legally required to do so at the request of governmental authorities to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Website and applicable laws, and to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Website. We will not share any information unless required to do so by law for any reason.
Teachers of Today may share your information with our sister company, Texas Educators Association, Inc., or our founding company, Teachers of Tomorrow, LLC., in order to enhance our services to further your educational and professional goals. Teachers of Today does not share your information with other organizations for commercial purposes.
When you visit the Teachers of Today Website, we send and retrieve one or more cookies (a small file containing a special string of characters) to you that are stored on your computer and uniquely identify your web browser. In addition, we allow Google to set and access cookies on your computer for the purpose of maintaining aggregate usage data through its Google Analytics service.
We, and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our Website.
Teachers of Today on occasion will use display advertising on other Websites you may visit through third-party advertising, including Google Display Advertising. In part, we use the Remarketing feature of Google Analytics to better tailor our advertising to you on third-party Websites via Google Display Advertising. You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize your Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ads Preferences Manager.
Information Integrity and Security
We rely on you to maintain an accurate, complete, and current record of your personal information with us. You have the ability to update inaccuracies in your personal information at any time through your account on our Website.
Any personally identifiable or sensitive information collected through our Website is done through a secure, SSL encrypted connection. We take appropriate security measures to protect against the unauthorized use, alteration, disclosure, and destruction of data. We routinely conduct internal reviews of our operational practices and security measures, including physical security measures associated with systems that store your personal information.
We limit access to your personal information to Teachers of Today employees, contractors, and agents who we believe reasonably need contact with that information in the course of providing you with services, products, or to do their jobs. These individuals are bound by confidentiality agreements and are not permitted to disclose your information without prior consent. Personal information will only be used for the purposes for which it has been collected without prior consent from you.