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STEMGuyana; Privacy Policy, NGSA App

National Grade 6 App Privacy Policy

Last Updated: January 1, 2018

Effective Date: January 1, 2018

  1. Introduction 1
  2. Information We Collect and Use 1

III. Information That We Share 2

  1. Controlling Your Personal Information 4
  2. Information Security 4
  3. Minors Under the Age of 13 4

VII. Modifications to this Privacy Policy 4

 

  • Introduction

 

The NGSA mobile app students to practice past grade 6 exams in the subjects of Maths, English, Science & Social Studies.  It also allows parents to view exam results.  Teachers may view results if provided an access code by student’s parent or guardian.  To provide you with these services, we collect your information and share it with others [parents & teachers].

Our Privacy Policy explains:

  • What information we collect and why we collect it.
  • How we use and share that information.
  • How you can access, update, and delete information that you submit to us.

If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us at [email].

 

 

  • Information We Collect and Use

 

We collect information from you so that we can provide you with services on.  These services include logging you in, and storing your exam results.  

  • Information That You Give Us

    When you register for an account, we collect your email address.  We also collect your name, region, and school information which you provide to us. 
  • Information That We Collect Automatically 
    • Device Information:

      We collect information about your device, such as: 

      • Your device model
      • Operating system
      • Device ID number
      • The identity of your carrier or service provider 

We use this information to improve our services and track usage of the NGSA app.  For example, we may use device model information to analyze device-specific issues with the NGSA app.

 

    • Server Log Information: 

When you use the NGSA app, our server automatically collects:

 

      • Details of how you used the app, such as the pages that you accessed and any search queries you made.
      • Details of when you used the NGSA app, such as the exact times that you accessed certain pages.

 

We only use this information to analyze and track usage of our services.  We do not associate the information with you or any particular user unless required to do so by law.

 

  • Local Storage

    We use local storage on your device to store data, including cookies and cached data.  For example, when you click “Remember me” on the login screen, the NGSA app saves your login information on your device.

 

    • Cookies

      We automatically place a cookie on your device when you login to the NGSA app, which collects and stores your username (the email address you use to register your account).  We use the cookie to log you in to the service, as well as keep you logged in.  

      We may also use the cookie to track your usage of the NGSA app.  

 

  • Information That We Share

 

 

We share the information that you and other users provide to us—for example, with your permission, we may should your test results to your teacher and / or tutor.

 

Remember that anyone who reads the information that you post can disclose it to other people, outside of our control and without your knowledge.  Therefore, we recommend that you think carefully about the information that you choose to share with us.

 

  • NGSA App Users


We do not post any of your private information such as your test scores, email address or school on any public pages.

 

 

  • Advertisers

 

We DO NOT allow third parties to advertise or offer services to you.  

 

  • Third Party Service Providers

    We may contract with other parties to provide services to STEMGuyana, such as server maintenance or application development.  We will never share any more of your information than is necessary for them to provide the service, and will require these third parties to comply with this Privacy Policy. 
  • Business Acquisitions

    We may become involved in merger, acquisition, sale, or other transfer of assets or ownership in the future.  If so, we may transfer your personal information to the third parties involved in the transaction.  

 

 

  • Controlling Your Personal Information

 

You can control your personal information and privacy on the NGSA app by:

  • Deleting your account.

When you delete information from the NGSA app, it will disappear.  No other NGSA users will be able to access it.  However, the information may remain on our servers or in backup drives for up to [30] days before being deleted.

 

 

  • Information Security

 

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information that we collect and transmit.  We encrypt all data transmitted between your device and our secure servers.

 

 

  • Minors Under the Age of 13

 

The NGSA app is designed for children under the age of 13.  We do not knowingly collect information from minors, therefore parents must register their children and monitor their behavior and performance on the app.  

 

 

  • Modifications to this Privacy Policy

 

We may occasionally make changes to this Privacy Policy and the ways that we collect and use your personal information.  If we do, we will notify you before the new policy goes into effect by posting a notice on STEMGuyana.com or by sending you an email.  Please read and make sure you understand and agree with the new Privacy Policy before its effective date.  Continuing to use the NGSA App after the effective date means that you agree that we may collect and use your personal information under the new policy.

 

Last Updated: January 15, 2018

Effective Date: January 15, 2018