Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy
This privacy policy sets out how Hodder Education uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website.
 
Hodder Education is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
 
Hodder Education may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 26th April 2010.

Page updated: 31 May 2016
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
 
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
  • Internal record keeping. 
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services. 
  • We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided. 
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests
We may pass information that you have given us to other companies within the Hodder Headline Limited group of companies. We do not sell any personal information about our customers to third parties. However, we may release personal information if we acquire any new businesses and/or sell all or part of our business. (Personal information may be one of the business assets transferred to the purchaser).
 
You have the right to access personal information which we hold about you and to have any errors corrected. It is your responsibility to ensure that we have correct contact information. If you would like us to remove all personal information we hold about you from our records or have any other questions or queries with regard to data protection and privacy then please email us at dynamic-support@hodder.co.uk or write to us at Schools Digital, Hodder Education, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DZ.
 
If you do not wish to receive any promotional material from us, please email or write to us as set out in the preceding sentence.
 
Security
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. 
 
How we use cookies
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
 
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
 
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
 
You can choose 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
 
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.