Privacy statement

Introduction

We are committed to protecting your privacy and providing users with a safe and functional personal learning and development environment. This Statement of Privacy applies to the All-Californian Oratory Resource Network (acorn.wiki) site and governs data collection and usage.

Collection of personal information

By registering on acorn.wiki,  you will be required to provide us with a certain amount of personal information. We will not disclose any of your personal information to any other person or organization without your written consent unless authorised or required by law. 

Cookies

In order to use acorn.wiki, you must have cookies enabled within your browser. Please note that no personal information is stored within the cookies used in acorn.wiki.

A cookie is a data file that is placed on your computer by a webpage server. Cookies are not programs, spyware or viruses and are unable to perform any operation by themselves.

How we use your personal information

We will only use your personal information for the purpose for which you provided it to us.

As acorn.wiki users, you are able to determine what personal information you make available to others. By default, unless assigned administrator or staff access rights, a user may only view your display name (or name if you have not chosen / could not choose a display name) and your default profile picture. This includes listings within a notification report or visitor log.

We may also collect system usage for statistical purposes, especially surveys you may find throughout the website and volunteer to fill out. However this data will not identify any individual.

Cultural and intellectual rights

Each acorn.wiki user has full rights over the content they upload onto their personal electronic portfolio, unless the user expressly credits the original author(s). In general, Language Institutions hold cultural and intellectual rights to the language and cultural knowledge; details of these rights are subject to each language community. To learn more, please visit our Pillars section.

Storage and security of your personal information

Acorn.wiki is dedicated to the protection and security of users, their content, and their languages. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that any personal information we hold is not subject to loss or misuse or unauthorised access, disclosure or alteration.

In order to help protect your personal information, please do not disclose your username or password to any person.

Changes to this privacy statement

We may occasionally make adjustments to our privacy statement to reflect changes to the system and in response to customer feedback. As such we suggest you check the privacy statement each time you visit this site.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding this statement or believe we have not adhered to the above criteria, please contact us and we will use all reasonable efforts to remedy the issue.

If you have suggestions, concerns, or comments, please contact us directly (wiki.acorn at gmail) and we will respond as quickly as possible.