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The Wilderness Classroom Organization's Privacy Policy

The Wilderness Classroom Organization encourages safe, monitored Internet exploration for our student users. We encourage parents and teachers to use and other Internet resources with their children/students and teach them to use the Internet safely and responsibly. The Wilderness Classroom Organization is compliant with the 1998 children's privacy act. We encourage you to visit Kidz Privacy to learn more about the Privacy act as well as to receive tips on safe Internet use for teachers, parents and your students. It is important to remember that children under the age or 13 must have their parents consent before they give out any information about themselves, including, but not limited to: name, address, e-mail address, age, school, or any other personal information.

Information collected by The Wilderness Classroom Organization

The Wilderness Classroom Organization does not ask for any personal information from students. Personal information is stored in a secure manor. The Wilderness Organization will not sell, or distribute any information that is collected from any individual. The Wilderness Classroom Organization only uses information directly related to delivering Wilderness Classroom Organization products or services, such as placing a teacher or parent's name and address on the envelope being used to deliver teacher's packets which require handling by the postal service. The Wilderness Classroom will also divulge information under court order.

The Wilderness Classroom Organization collects only the following information from its visitors:

* Internet domain name
* web site visited before linking to The Wilderness Classroom website
* date, time, and length of visit
* pages visited
* type of browser that is being used

Information collected for subscribers

The following information is collected from subscribers for the purpose of facilitating the delivery and use of the Wilderness Classroom for themselves and their students.

* Subscriber Name (teacher or parent)
* school (teachers only)
* billing address
* grade of students
* e-mail
* phone number (optional)
Student names and personal information are not required nor collected.

Links to information outside of The Wilderness Classroom Organizations web site

Our goal is to help students explore and learn in the interactive and fluid environment that the World Wide Web creates. The information and sites which The Wilderness Classroom Organization has created links to have been visited and approved by our staff. However, sites on the World Wide Web are ever changing and we are not responsible for the content of other Internet sites. We encourage parents and teachers to use the Internet with their students and contact us if you find content that we link to inappropriate.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Please visit our privacy policy periodically to check for any changes that have been made.