he Service is directed to children under the age of 13, as well as students of any age.
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Practicia may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, telephone number, age, email address. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. If you purchase Practicia's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information; and we also use this information to verify you are an adult when requesting parental or legal guardian consent for child accounts . This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the
Please remember the entire purpose of Practicia is to facilitate music education and the practice of music between students and teachers. Therefore, the Service we provide makes available music practice, lesson plans, performance, and more, to the teacher or teachers you designate.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Practicia. This
information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website
addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to
provide general statistics regarding use of the Practicia website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Practicia's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Any information you share or disclose through our message boards is not considered private, confidential, nor encrypted. Therefore, you understand and agree that any information or data shared with another user or on a message board is not considered private, and you do so at your own risk
Practicia encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Practicia so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Practicia is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Practicia website.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Practicia collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the Services.
Practicia may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Practicia and its affiliates. Practicia may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Practicia does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Practicia may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e -mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Practicia may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Practicia, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your inform ation.
Practicia may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Practicia, in order to determine what Practicia services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Practicia to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Practicia will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Practicia or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Practicia; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Practicia, or the public.
All information is kept in-house and is only accessed by our employees and staff.
RIGHTS OF PARENTS
Parents have an absolute right to protect and monitor the Service as it relates to their children. Because the
Service facilitates the practice of music education, information must be shared between student and teacher,
student and educator, student and parent. Practicia will not require a child to disclose more information than is
reasonably necessary to facilitate the Service.
Parents can review their child’s personal information, may [LINK]contact us[/LINK] to delete the information of their child, and direct us to refuse to allow any further collection or use of the child’s information. If a parent makes such a request, this means we will delete the child’s account and forever purge any and all information maintained on Practicia about your child.
The procedure to invoke these parental rights is simple: [LINK]contact us[/LINK]. In order for your child to be able to access the Services, a parent or legal guardian was required to approve the child’s account. This means your email address is linked to your child’s account, therefore please give us the email address you used when giving consent, when you contact us.
The Practicia website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that
is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to
your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Practicia pages, or register with Practicia site or services, a cookie helps Practicia to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal informa tion, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Practicia website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Practicia features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Practicia services or websites you visit.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Practicia secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers.
Access by you to your account is available through a password and/or unique user name selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone, that you change your password often using a combination of letters and numbers, and that you ensure you use a secure web browser. We cannot be held accountable for activities that results from your own neglect to safeguard the secrecy of your password and user name. If you share a computer with anyone, you should always log out of your account after you are finished, in order to prevent access to your information from subsequent users of that computer. Please notify us as soon as possible if your user name or password is compromised.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Practicia cannot be guaranteed and we shall have no liability to you or any third party for loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration of such information; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
In the unlikely event that we believe that the security of your personally identifiable information in our con trol may have been compromised, we will notify you as promptly as possible under the circumstances. To the extent we have your e-mail address, we may notify you by e-mail and you consent to our use of email as a means of such notification.
You understand and agree that we accept no liability or responsibility whatsoever for activities that results from your own neglect to safeguard the secrecy of your password and user name. You are solely responsible for the security of your login information and agree to keep it secure.
CHILDREN UNDER EIGHTEEN
Practicia does not collect personally identifiable information from minors under the age of eighteen , unless a
parent or legal guardian over the age of eighteen consents to the minor’s use of the Services. If you are under the
age of eighteen, you must first obtain permission or consent from a parent or legal guardian in order to access or
otherwise use this website.
The Service permits teachers to to share the statistics and awards that their students earn and obtain on Practicia with their social media networks. Practicia does not have a way to limit or control how teachers share such information, and therefore, parents and teachers much discuss and agree on whether teachers can or should share such information. Teachers are solely responsible for following the wishes of parents, and Practicia cannot monitor, manage, enforce or control teacher’s actions with respect to what the post or make available on their social networks, whether throughPracticia or on their own.
OPT-OUT & UNSUBSCRIBE
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Practicia by contacting us at our website.
CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
Practicia reserves the right to change or update this statement of privacy at any time and will occasionally update it to reflect company and customer feedback. Practicia encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Practicia is protecting your information.
Practicia welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Practicia
has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at www.practicia.com
Effective as of September-3-1