You can use our services in many different ways, for example: to search for information we provide, share any information, to communicate with our agents, to create new content such as personal accounts etc. The information you provide may either be personal or general and we want you to know that how we use this information and the ways you can protect your privacy.
- What information we collect and why we collect it
- How we use that information
- The available options to access and update information
Information we collect
To provide better services to our users we collect information from them which help us to identify the language, purpose, interest etc. of our users. For example, we track IP-address to determine the location of the user so that we can provide information to our users as per user's location.
We collect information in two ways:
Personal Information you give, gathered and collected by us. Information you give us, information gathered and collected by us at the time of using our services such as when you contact us or when our services require you to sign up / login for InteternationalSchool Account, we will ask your Personal Information. In case, wherever provided, if you want to create a public profile visible to other users, we might also ask you to create a publicly visible Inteternational Schooling Profile, which may also include your name and photo.
Information while you use our services. We collect certain information about the services that you use and how you use them, for example, when you visit a website that uses our advertising services or you view and interact with our ads and content. This information includes:
- Information of user's Device:
We may collect information about user's device such as user Device's hardware model, IP-address, operating system version, unique device identifiers and mobile network information including phone number. We may associate these information with your InteternationalSchool Account.
- Login formation
When you visit our website or use our services or view content provided by Inteternational Schooling, we may automatically collect and store certain information in server or server logs. This information may include:
- Cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your Inteternational Schooling Account
- Particulars about how you used our service
- Communication information like your e-mail address, phone number, calling-party number, forwarding numbers, time and date of communication, duration of communication, SMS routing information and types of communication
- Device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL
- Information of your location
When you use our services, we may collect and process information about your actual location, whenever required, by using various technologies. For example, GPS signals, cell towers, nearby Wi-Fi access point etc.
- Storage and collection of information
We may collect and store information (which may include your personal information) on your device using various technologies and for which purpose we may send one or more cookies or anonymous identifiers, wherever required
How we use information we collect
We use the information to provide, maintain, protect, improve, run and execute our services, process the same to give you relevant content and results, to develop new services, and to protect us and our users.
We may also use the information you provide for the purposes of your account with us. In case, if you wish to share your information with other users or publically, we may share such information.
When you communicate with us, enters our website or provide any information (including your personal information), we may collect your information and we may keep a record of your information to provide you better services, for example, by saving your location to give you relevant results or by saving your preferred language for viewing our content etc.. To update you about our services from time to time, we may use your email address or device information such as mobile phone to inform and update you about our services, such as about changes or improvements in our content and services.
Transparency in dealing with information
Considering the significance of your information, as we think necessary, we notify or inform you about the purpose and need of sharing of information you provide with our other services or the Board so as to enable us to perform our services efficiently.
You may also set your browser to block all cookies, including cookies associated with our services, or to indicate when a cookie is being set by us. However, it's important to remember that many of our services may not function properly if you do so.
Information shared by you
Many of our services let you share information with others, with your prior consent, which may be available publically. Remember that when you share information publicly, it may be indexable by search engines.
Accessing and updating your personal information
While you use our services, we may provide you to access your personal information. You may update your personal information as required and in accordance with our Terms and Conditions. We may retain your past information for legitimate or legal purposes in our backup systems and servers. When updating your personal information, we may ask you to verify your identity before we can act on your request. We may decline such request that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort (for example, developing a new system or fundamentally changing an existing practice), risk the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup systems).
The access of your personal information and updating is free, except where it would require a disproportionate effort for which we may prompt you to pay reasonable amount.
Information we share
We do not share your personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside International Schooling unless one of the following circumstances applies:
Sharing Personal Information with Board and School: We will share your personal information that would be required to issue certificates, degrees, awards etc. by Board or School to you or your children(s). We will also share your personal information with other agencies, companies or organization such as your name, address and other contact details including local telephone, mobile number etc. for the purpose of delivery of anything requested by you or required for the purpose of performing our services at your provided contact details.
With your consent
With Third Party
We do not concern or liable in case if your personal information is shared with Third Party including your domain administrator which may require your personal information, for example, in order to satisfy applicable law, regulations, legal process of enforceable governmental request. We advise you to use secure and safe devices or networks to help us to protect your information disclosed or acquired by any Third Party.
For external processing
For legal reasons
We will share your personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of International Schooling if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
- Meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request
- Enforce applicable Terms of Service
- Detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues
- Protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of International Schooling, our users or the public as required or permitted by law
We may share information other than your personal information publicly and with our partners – like publishers, advertisers or connected sites. For example, we may share information publicly to show about the general use of our services.
We try our best to protect your personal information from unauthorized access or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we collect.