PRIVACY POLICY

Last updated: December 9, 2021

This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) explains how MyCareerTech, LLC, a Georgia limited liability company (“MyCareerTech,” “us,” “our,” and “we”) uses your information and applies to all who use our Web site – www.MyCareerTech.com, mobile applications, electronic services, social networking sites, interactive features, online services, or any of our described online activities we own or control (collectively, the “Site”). This Privacy Policy is incorporated in our Terms of Use, which also apply when you use our Site.

By using the Site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the practices described in this Privacy Policy, please do not provide us with your personal information or interact with the Site.

We may modify this Privacy Policy at any time. If we make any material changes, we will provide notice on the Site upon the change becoming effective. You can determine when this Privacy Policy was last revised by referring to the date it was “Last Updated” above. You can review the last version of this Privacy Policy here.

  1. Types of Information We Collect

    We will collect Teacher Information, including Personal Information and Non-Identifying Information, when you interact with us and the Site, for example when you:

    • access or use the Site;
    • register, subscribe, or log in to MyCareerTech;
    • open or respond to our emails;
    • contact customer service or use other customer support tools;
    • visit any page online that displays our content;

    This Privacy Policy does not apply to the collection of information in any way other than as listed above.

    We may collect Personal Information from other users, including parents of students, when submitting inquiries through our online Contact Us form feature.

    MyCareerTech will only collect student names and email addresses (optional) upon completing each curriculum's test online as distributed by their instructor.

  2. Your Choices

    We think that you benefit from a more personalized experience when we know more about you and what you like. However, you can limit the information you provide to MyCareerTech, and you can limit the communications that MyCareerTech sends to you.

    1. Promotional Emails

      You may choose not to receive emails from us by following the instructions contained in any of the promotional emails we send. Please note that even if you unsubscribe from promotional email messages, we may still email you non-promotional emails related to your transactions on the Site.

    2. Cookies and Tracking

      You may manage how your browser handles Cookies by adjusting its privacy and security settings. Browsers are different, so refer to instructions related to your browser to learn about cookie-related and other privacy and security settings that may be available. For more information review our Cookies Policy.

    3. Device Data

      You may manage how your mobile device and mobile browser share certain Device Data with MyCareerTech, as well as how your mobile browser handles Cookies by adjusting the privacy and security settings on your mobile device. Please refer to instructions provided by your mobile service provider or the manufacturer of your device to learn how to adjust your settings.

  3. How MyCareerTech Uses Information

    MyCareerTech will only collect Student Information explicitly for the following purposes:

    • To provide teachers with the student’s curriculum test scores through their online grade book
    • To generate a personalized certificate of completion for each student successfully completing an online curriculum

    We do not share student identifying information with any Sponsors or other third-party.

    We (or our Vendors on our behalf), may otherwise use teacher information collected as described in this Privacy Policy to:

    • Operate, maintain and improve the Site and our services, and Other Programs;
    • Answer your questions and respond to your requests;
    • Perform analytics and conduct user research;
    • Manage our everyday business needs, such as administration of the Site, analytics, fraud prevention, and enforcement of our corporate reporting obligations and Terms of Use, or to comply with the requirements of applicable law;
    • We also may use information collected as described in this Privacy Policy with your consent or as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law.
    • Evaluate your eligibility for certain types of offers or services that may be of interest to you;
    • Send you reminders, technical notices, updates, security alerts, support and administrative messages, service bulletins, marketing messages, and requested information;
    • Administer rewards, surveys, sweepstakes, contests, or other promotional activities or events sponsored by us or our Sponsors;
  4. When and Why MyCareerTech Discloses Information

    We (or our Vendors on our behalf) may share your Personal Information as required or permitted by applicable law:

    • with any Affiliate of MyCareerTech who may only use the Personal Information for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy;
    • with our Vendors to provide services for us and who are required to protect the Personal Information;
    • with a purchaser of MyCareerTech or any of the MyCareerTech Affiliates (or their assets);
    • to comply with legal orders and government requests, or as needed to support auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions;
    • to combat fraud or criminal activity, and to protect our rights or those of our Affiliates, users, and Sponsors, or as part of legal proceedings affecting MyCareerTech;
    • in response to a subpoena, or similar legal process, including to law enforcement agencies, regulators, and courts in the United States and other countries where we operate; or
    • with your consent.

    We may disclose Non-Identifiable Information with Sponsors for their own analysis and research; Non-Identifiable Information is data that is not specific or identifiable to any student, including, without limitation, a summary of the number of students participating in courses.

  5. How MyCareerTech Collects Information

    MyCareerTech will only collect student names and email addresses (optional) upon completing each curriculum's test online as distributed by their teacher.

    Teachers or other users may provide us with their Personal Information when they register, subscribe, create an account, or otherwise when they provide us with their Personal Information during their interaction with the Site and Other Programs.

    We also collect Personal Information from users, including parents, when using our “Contact Us” feature online for customer service or other support using self-help tools, such as email.

    We also receive teacher Personal Information and other online and offline information from Other Sources. MyCareerTech will use such information in accordance with all applicable laws. Such information, when combined with Personal Information collected as provided in this Privacy Policy, will also be handled in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

    We use Cookies that allow us to connect your Site activity with other information we store about you in your profile or as related to your interactions with the Site. For more information on how MyCareerTech uses Cookies, including instructions on how to opt out of interest-based advertising, please review our Cookies Policy.

    Device Data may be collected when your device interacts with the Site and MyCareerTech, even if you are not logged into the Site using your device. If you have questions about the security and privacy settings of your mobile device, please refer to instructions from your mobile service provider or the manufacturer of your device to learn how to adjust your settings.

  6. Security of Personal Information

    MyCareerTech has implemented an information security program that contains administrative, technical and physical controls that are designed to reasonably safeguard Personal Information. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at support@MyCareerTech.com.

  7. Accessing and Correcting Personal Information

    You can access, update and delete information you have provided to us by sending us an email at support@MyCareerTech.com.

    We will retain your Personal Information for as long as is needed to provide you services and maintain a record of your transactions for reporting purposes. If you wish we no longer use your Personal Information to provide you services, contact us at support@MyCareerTech.com. We will retain and use your Personal Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

  8. Social Networks

    Social Community Areas

    The Site may be accessible through or contain connections to areas where you may be able to publicly post information, communicate with others, such as discussion boards or blogs, review products and advertisers, and submit media content. Prior to posting in these areas, please read our Terms of Use carefully. All the information you post may be accessible to anyone with Internet access, and any Personal Information you include in your posting may be read, collected, and used by others. We recommend that you do not post any Personal Information in the social community areas.

    Social Networks

    To manage the sharing of certain Personal Information with us when you connect with us through social networking platforms or applications, you should refer to the privacy policy and settings of the social networking website or application.

  9. Privacy Practices of Third Parties

    This Privacy Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information by MyCareerTech through your interaction with the Site. Other websites may be accessible through links from the Site, and they may each have their own Privacy Policy and personal information collection, use, and disclosure practices. Our Sponsors may also each have their own Privacy Policy. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the Privacy Policy provided by each of these other parties prior to providing them with information or taking advantage of a sponsored offer or promotion.

  10. Contact Us; California Privacy Rights

    Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about our privacy practices or this Privacy Policy. You can reach us online at support@MyCareerTech.com. You can reach us via postal mail at the following address:

    MyCareerTech, LLC
    Attention: Corrine Baxter
    10945 State Bridge Road, Suite 401-471
    Alpharetta, GA 30022

    Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California can obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. In particular, the law provides that companies must inform consumers about the categories of personal information that have been shared with third parties, the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. To request a copy of the information disclosure provided by MyCareerTech pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, please contact us via the email or address stated above. Please allow thirty (30) days for a response.

  11. Glossary of Terms

    Affiliate means an entity owned, directly or indirectly, by MyCareerTech, LLC or that is controlled by or under common control with MyCareerTech, LLC, and also includes joint ventures entered into by MyCareerTech, LLC and/or its Affiliates.

    Cookie means a unique identifier, usually made up of small bits of text or code. For more information, please read our Cookies Policy.

    Device Data means information concerning a device you use to access, use, or interact with the Site, such as operating system type or mobile device model, browser type, domain, and other system settings, the language your system uses and the country and time zone of your device, geo-location, unique device identifier or other device identifier, mobile phone carrier identification, and device software platform and firmware information.

    Non-Identifying Information means information that alone cannot identify you, including data from Cookies, Pixel Tags and Web Beacons, and Device Data. Non-Identifying Information may be derived from Personal Information.

    Online Communities means, collectively, our social networking pages or accounts, forums, bulletin boards, discussion groups, chat rooms or other methods of communication that may be offered on or linked through the Site.

    Other Programs means special programs, features and functionality on our Site or other co-branded websites with Sponsors that we reasonably control and that have special use terms applicable to such special programs, features and functionality.

    Other Sources means sources of information that legally provide MyCareerTech with your information, and which are outside the scope of this Privacy Policy at the time of collection.

    Personal Information means information about you that specifically identifies you or, when combined with other information we have, can be used to identify you. This includes the following types of information:

    Student Information: name, email address

    Teacher Information: name, email address(es), telephone number(s), or school address(es) at which you can receive communications.

    Relationship Information: information you provide that enables us to determine potential interests and activities, including location information related to your state/province, city, or neighborhood, based on the location of your school.

    Pixel Tags and Web Beacons means tiny graphic images placed on website pages or in our emails that allow us to determine whether you have performed specific actions.

    Sponsors means, collectively, third parties with whom we conduct business to offer MyCareerTech to schools as a free service, such as co-marketers.

    Third-Party Ad-Servers means Vendors and other third parties that provide the technology to place ads on websites and track ad performance.

    Vendors means, collectively, third parties that perform business operations on behalf of MyCareerTech, such as transaction processing, billing, mailing, communications services (e-mail, direct mail, etc.), marketing, data processing and analytics, servicing, collections, and ad management.

  12. Student Data Privacy Agreements

    MyCareerTech is a party to student data privacy agreements with school districts and other local education agencies (each a "DPA") in order to ensure the protection of personally identifiable student information and other regulated data in accordance with all applicable federal and state laws. In the event of any conflict between this Privacy Policy, including the Cookie Policy, and any applicable DPA, the terms of such DPA shall control and take precedence.