|Embracing the Child and affiliates have created this Internet site
to assist parents in choosing literature for their children and as an internet
resource for teachers. While primarily directed to adults, we are
aware that many children visit the site and correspond with Embracing the
Child for assistance with homework. For this reason, we state the following
to reassure and reaffirm that our sole purpose is to provide educational content
and provide privacy in doing so.
Embracing the Child and affiliates, hereinafter referred to as “We”
state the following:
We do not collect email addresses. If you contact us by postal mail,
telephone, or electronically, before you do, there are a few things you
The material you submit may be seen by various people. E-mail is not necessarily secure against interception. It is not recommended that you send sensitive or personal information.
We do not gather information for which a child’s identity can be determined,
either online or offline.
We neither gather nor disseminate personally identifiable information
about site visitors to third parties.
We do not use “cookies” to obtain information about our visitors, or any
other tracking mechanisms to gather and or store information about our
visitors. For more information about “cookies” go to: http://www.epic.org/privacy/internet/cookies/
E-mail addresses will not be released to any organization and will only
be used for communication with you or others that you explicitly permit,
e.g. general news mailings to members of etc_newletter group.
We do not permit banners or other advertisements to be used at our site on
any of the educational pages.
We use no audio or audio content, animation or animated characters or
participate or include any interactive games on the site.
We feature no advertisements directed toward children.
We currently do not accept online orders. When we do, the connection
will be via SSL and hence secure.
If you use our site to reach other sites via links on our pages,
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If you use the Amazon.com links to browse or order books, for which we
earn a small commission, we have access to information about what was ordered
and when but not by whom.
Your privacy and the safety of our children are important and we
do not take this lightly. If you have any questions, you may contact
us at the following: