What information is collected by Education Galaxy and how is that information used?
Upon online registration for an account, Education Galaxy will ask for information to identify your school or district, a username and password, and your email address provided by the school district. Only teachers can register for an online account and users can only sign up with a verifiable email address through a school. We use the email address to verify the account and to provide Education Galaxy updates. A teacher can optionally provide a username and password for a student to work online with Education Galaxy.
MEMBER ACCOUNTS, PASSWORDS, AND SECURITY
If you are under the age of 13, you will need your parent’s or guardian’s consent before you can subscribe to any of our products via the website.
Education Galaxy allows each student to have their own personal account to login and track performance within Education Galaxy. In order to create student accounts, we do allow schools to enter name and grade level for each student. Students can be listed with alternate usernames instead of actual names. We do not require any student’s personal information beyond grade level.
Data Protection and Security
Education Galaxy regularly creates backups of all data Education Galaxy follows industry security standards including SSL encryption and password hashing.
Education Galaxy is compliant with FERPA and COPPA guidelines.
Does Education Galaxy share information with any third parties?
When you use Education Galaxy, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. When you visit educationgalaxy.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
To request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us, email [email protected] To delete any personal information, we may be required to delete the account altogether. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement.