Privacy Policy

Six Red Marbles is excited that you are taking advantage of Curriculum Insight. We believe very strongly that trust is one of the most important things we can earn from our highly valued users. We commit to developing and preserving this trust by cautiously protecting user's information.

Please read this policy on privacy and security in its entirety to understand how we will collect, use, and disseminate information on our users. This policy addresses the following areas:

  • What information does this site gather about you?
  • How does Six Red Marbles use the information it collects?
  • With whom do we share the information we gather?
  • What are the security procedures in place to protect your information?
  • Special conditions related to registration for free trials.
  • Special conditions related to registration for individual purchases.
  • Amendments
  • Contact Us

What information does this Site gather about you?

User Account Information
In the account creation process for Six Red Marbles products or services you may be asked to provide informaiton to verify your identity, identify the state or province in which your school is located, identify your school, and designate if you are a teacher or school administrator. However, no personally identifiable information is disclossed, nor merged with any other information used by Six Red Marbles.
Six Red Marbles is not responsible for any change or loss of information that occurs if the infromation is accessed by unauthorized individuals or entities.

User Data Input
Although we do not collect personally identifiable information on our users, the individual user does input data for use of Curriculum Insight for ranking of educational materials. Any and all information submitted by users, including the aggregate of all the information itself, becomes the exclusive property of Six Red Marbles. This individually submitted data and aggregate data are subject to our Terms of Service and will be protected by Six Red Marbles to the fullest extent of the law.

How does Six Red Marbles use the information it collects?

Cookies
In simple terms, a cookie is a small piece of information that websites use to remember information about users. Examples of information collected may include preferred language, length of session, or other settings. The intent of cookie-use is to make succeeding visits easier and more enjoyable by accessing data most beneficial to the user. Six Red Marbles uses cookies during your session to gather information and to allow the Site to function more effectively, including increased security features that limit access to individuals on public computers.

Six Red Marbles employs Google Analytics, which may include Remarketing, Display Network Impression reporting, DoubleClick Platform, and Demographics and Interest Reporting. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve advertisements and help provide Six Red Marbles with the Google Analytics features. Six Red Marbles uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when users visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

Opting-out of Advertising Features
If you choose, you may use the Ads Settings to opt-out of Google Analytics features and customize Google Display Network ads. Six Red Marbles uses data from Google’s Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data with Google Analytics to help provide content and advertising most useful to our visitors. We and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to report how our ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to our site.

Other third-party advertising companies may be advertising networks that are members of the Network Advertising Initiative which offers a single location to opt out of ad targeting from member companies.

Usage Information
Six Red Marbles uses individual and aggregate usage information to enhance the Site, our Software and our Services to best meet the needs of our user community. We will analyze this information and consider it when we are designing new or improved features for Six Red Marbles products.

From time to time, Six Red Marbles may use your registration information to contact you regarding your use of our Software and Services, to alert you to new products. We may perform security checks to ensure users are authorized to use our Software and Services. Other non-personally identifiable information may be used to create aggregate profiles and to track information relating to our users, their locations, background and success with our Software and Services.
The details of any order you may place and the Software and Services you or your administration choose will be collected for our own customer service, marketing, and business purposes.

With whom do we share the information we gather?

We do not provide individual user information to any unaffiliated outside parties, however, we may share personal information with entities outside of Six Red Marbles if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation, or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to perform any of the following:

  • Meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or enforceable governmental request.
  • Enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations.
  • Detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.
  • Protect against harm to the rights, property, or safety of Six Red Marbles, our users, or the public, as required or permitted by law.

Furthermore, from time to time we may share our aggregated information, which contains no personally identifiable information, with our user community, our subscriber schools, our contracted business partners, and unaffiliated outside parties. This information is valuable for planning and assessing services that are beneficial to our users.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, as Six Red Marbles continues to develop its business, it might sell some or all of its assets. In such transactions, customer information is generally one of the transferred business assets. An acquiring company would be required to protect all information that Six Red Marbles collects from users of our Site, Software, and Services in substantially accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Subscriber Administration’s Access to Information
Curriculum Insight is only available to subcribing users. Authorized individuals will have access to accounts based on the Terms of Service. The inputted data will be teacher feedback for educational materials. This data is aggregated and customized in summary reports accessible to the the subcriber of our service.

What are the security procedures in place to protect your information?

Six Red Marbles uses state-of-the-art security technology to protect against access, loss, misuse, or alteration of user information. We have deployed the latest in server, database, backup, and firewall technologies to protect all of our users’ information. All data resides in a tightly controlled and secure data center. This means that information about our users and their use of our Site, Software, and Services is not accessible to unauthorized parties. We also employ Internet protocols and software tools to perform cryptographic functions in an effort to increase the safety of user information both in transition and at rest. However, no data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Please note that this Site, the Software, and the Services are hosted in the United States. If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that you are transferring your personal data subject to United States laws, which does not have the same data protection laws as the EU or other regions and by providing your personal data you consent to the use of your personal data for the uses identified above in accordance with this Privacy Policy; and the transfer of your personal data to the United States as indicated above.

Special conditions related to registration for free trials.

From time to time, Six Red Marbles will make available to its users and potential customers certain of its Software and Services on a beta use or free trial basis (“Free Trial”). In exchange for providing the Free Trial, we may ask you to provide information that identifies who you are, the institution you are employed by, and how to contact you. Registration and use of your account information for any Free Trial shall be governed by this Privacy Policy unless otherwise expressly stated on the registration page for the Free Trial.

Special conditions related to registration for individual Curriculum Insight subscriptions.

Curriculum Insight subscriptions may be made available for sale to individual purchasers. The sale of these individual subscriptions may be managed by an authorized Six Red Marbles business partner. It is necessary for each purchaser to provide personally identifiable information to complete a sales transaction. The collection and use of information captured in the online registration and payment process is described in a separate privacy policy that is available at the point of purchase.

Amendments

Six Red Marbles may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you by email or placing a notice on the Site regarding any material changes to our privacy and security practices. Please review all revisions to the Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the Site, Software, or Services after the date of such amendment will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our privacy or security measures, please contact:

Privacy Officer
Six Red Marbles
Ten City Square, 3rd Floor
Charlestown, MA 02129
866-632-6623
Or email us at: privacy@sixredmarbles.com

Updated 5/23/14