When you use the Services, you may set up your personal profile, perform searches and queries, and transmit information through various channels and as permitted by the functionality of the Services. The
information we gather from users enables us to personalize and improve our services, and allows users to set up a user account and profile through the Services.
6.02 Personal Information
The Personal Information you provide is used for such purposes as responding to your requests for certain information and services, customizing your experience, and communicating with you about the Services.
6.03 Children's Personal Information
We use the Children's Personal Information for creating your individual account (which will identify you within your classroom account), customizing your experience, and for sending you notifications via the
Services from your teacher, school, district, fellow Classroom members, and from Deck (regarding your use of the Services) (“Notifications”). Data provided to Deck by students is retained for educational
6.04 Your email address
If you provide us your email address, we may send you email communications. Web beacons may also be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails (and which links within those emails) have been opened by
recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications. If you are a student, we will only use your email address to send you Notifications. To opt out of receiving emails from us,
please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that if you do not want to receive legal notices from us via email, such as this Privacy
6.05 Referral email addresses you explicitly provide
If you participate in an affiliate program and provide us with an email address of a referral, we will automatically send that referral an email inviting him or her to visit the Services. We store this
information for the sole purpose of sending this email (and, if applicable, subsequent “reminder” emails) and tracking the success of our referral program. The referred user may contact us at
email@example.com to request that we remove this information from our database.
6.06 Usage Information
Deck uses this type of aggregate data to enable us to figure out how often users use parts of the Services, so that we can make the Services appealing and relevant to as many users as possible, and customize and
improve those Services. We may link usage information to Personal Information and Children’s Personal Information that we collect through the Services, but we will only use this linked information internally (for
example, to customize your experience). Additionally, certain usage-related information may be viewable in your user profile that may be displayed to other users, depending on your User Category; for example, a
“badge” may displayed in your profile indicating that you have added presentations to your user “gallery.”
6.07 Mobile Usage Information
This information is used to determine the device capabilities and usage trends which allows us to better understand which devices we should support and what features are most frequently used.
6.08 Push Notifications
If you use the Mobile Application, we may occasionally send push notifications to your mobile device in order to make you aware of certain activities that may occur within your account. You may opt-out of
receiving these types of communications by turning them off at the device level.
We employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and need to share your information with them to provide products or services to you. Examples include sending email, analyzing data, processing
payment, and providing user services. Unless we tell you differently, Deck's agents do not have any right to use personal information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us.
6.10 User Profiles
You may choose to populate your user profile on the Services with Personal Information or Children’s Personal Information, including, without limitation, your name, photograph, and social media profiles. This
user profile information will be displayed to other users to facilitate user interaction within the Services or facilitate interaction with Deck. Please keep in mind that information (whether Personal Information
or Children's Personal Information or not) or content that you voluntarily disclose online can become available to other users and can be collected and used by others, in accordance with the privacy settings you
select in your account and presentation preferences. Any images, captions or other content that you submit to the Services in a manner any other user can view may be redistributed through the Internet and other
media channels. For example, if you create a presentation with personal photos and information about yourself, this may be displayed to other users on the site if you do not adjust the privacy settings
accordingly. Communication About the Services or in Response to User Requests
As part of the Services, you may receive from Deck email or other types of communication relating to your use of the Services or your user profile. You acknowledge and agree that by posting information on the
Services or otherwise using the Services, Deck and its agents may send you email, contact you or engage in other communication that they determine relate to your profile or use of the Services. If you disclose
your email address to Deck, we may use it to send updates, a newsletter or other news regarding the Services, or to simply send Notifications.