World Federation of
Associations of Teacher Education

Privacy Policy: World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which the World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (or an individual "User") of the http://www.wfate.org Website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by the World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education.

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways. This could include but is not limited to Users visiting our site, registering on our site, subscribing to the newsletter, responding to a survey, or filling out a form. It could be in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for their name, email address, mailing address, and phone number. Users can, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information but it might prevent them from engaging in certain Site-related activities.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer, and technical information about the Users method of connection to our Site. This could include the operating system, the Internet service providers utilized, and other information.

Web Browser Cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance the User experience. A User's Web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and to sometimes track information about them. A user might choose to set the Web browser to refuse cookies or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How We Use Collected Information

The World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education may collect and use a visitor's personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize the user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site
    We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To process payments
    We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service for that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • To send periodic emails
    We might use the email address to respond to inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If a User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, and so on. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, they may do so by contacting us via the any of the methods found in the section below entitled Contacting Us.

How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users' personal identification information. We might share generic aggregated demographic information with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. But this information is not linked to any personal identification information.

Third Party Websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that links to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by Websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other Website, including Websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that Website's own terms and policies.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

The World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education could, at our own discretion, update this privacy policy at any time. When we do so, we will revise the update date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes so as to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

World Federation of Associations of Teacher Education
PO Box 141532
Columbus, OH 43214
419.651.0227
execsecretary@wfate.org

Website URL: http://www.wfate.org

This document was last updated on February 18, 2018