Information that grupo g9 collects from you (including Personal Information)
Cookies and Tracking Technologies on the grupo g9 SiteHow your information is usedHow your information is shared
How to manage your Personal Information
GlossaryINFORMATION THAT grupo g9 COLLECTS FROM YOU (INCLUDING PERSONAL INFORMATION)EdX directly collects information when you:sign up for an edX user account and create an edX user profile;enroll and participate in online courses;purchase a product or service (for example, Verified Certificates);send email messages to edX (including messages to learner support);participate in user surveys; andparticipate in public forums, webinars, and other interactive experiences on the edX Site.EdX also indirectly collects usage information about your visit to the edX Site, as explained in the section below titled Cookies and Tracking Technologies.
Grupo G9 does not itself collect or store financial account numbers or identification issued by a governmental entity, employer, or other authority. Instead, if you choose to make a purchase on the Grupo G9, for example a Verified Certificate, you will be directed to edX’s third-party payment processor and Grupo G9 third-party ID verification service provider. If you do not wish to submit the required authentication or payment information, then you will not be able to obtain a certificate via the Grupo G9 Site.
Grupo G9 requires your Personal Information only in limited circumstances when you:sign up for an Grupo G9 user account (name, username, email address);purchase a Verified Certificate (so that Grupo G9 third-party vendor can authenticate your identity) or other product or service (so that Grupo G9 third-party vendor can process payment);participate in remote proctoring or other course facilitation processes (so that edX’s third-party vendor can monitor and assess the integrity of your course activity); orearn a Verified Certificate (the certificate will have your name on it).To the extent that Grupo G9 associates the information that Grupo G9 collects directly or indirectly with an individual (for example, you), the association is based on
Personal Information in your account profile.You may voluntarily choose to share additional Personal Information on the Grupo G9 Site, for example:in your Grupo G9 account profile (and you may display a limited or full profile to other Grupo G9 Site users);in applying for financial assistance; orwhen participating in a course, forum, webinar, or other interactive experience on the Grupo G9 Site (noting that in some cases, this information is shared with a third party that provides tools or other assistance for the Grupo G9 Site or a course). Grupo G9 encourages you to use discretion before voluntarily sharing additional Personal Information on the Grupo G9 Site. (If you later choose to delete your Grupo G9 account, deletion of your Personal Information will be subject to the process and limits outlined below.)
Members do not receive your Personal Information unless and until you enroll in a course. If you enroll in a course, the Member that offers the course will receive Personal Information from your Grupo G9 account profile plus the information that Grupo G9 collects about your activity and performance in the course in which you enrolled.
These include:Modifying your browser settings: You should be able to control how and whether your web browser accepts Cookies by adjusting its privacy and security settings. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new Cookies, how to receive notification of new Cookies, and how to disable existing Cookies. If you reject Grupo G9 Cookies, many functions and conveniences of the edX Site may not work properly.Opting-out of certain third-party tracking and advertising: Some of the third parties used by Grupo G9 or a Member for Cookies and Tracking Technologies offer the ability to opt-out from their tracking by following processes described on their websites. A list of some such third parties is maintained and available at the Grupo G9 learner Help Center and includes, for some, links to applicable opt-out processes. Neither Grupo G9 nor any Member is responsible for the effectiveness of any third-party opt-out options.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED
Grupo G9 and Members use information, including Personal Information, to carry out the following purposes:Operate and improve the Grupo G9 Site – This includes creating and improving features that support the edX community and enable edX Site usage at scale. This also includes personalizing the edX Site, so your learning experience is tailored to your interests and needs.Create, administer, provide, and teach courses – This includes creating and improving the delivery of massive open online courses and programs on edX. This also includes personalizing courses, so your learning experience is tailored to your interests and needs, and assessing your performance and awarding certificates.Offer and improve products and services – This includes enabling you to navigate the edX Site, to enroll and participate in courses and programs on the edX Site, to learn effectively in such courses and programs, and to purchase or obtain products and services on the edX Site such as Verified Certificates.Develop and maintain the security and performance of the edX Site – This includes tracking edX Site outages and creating software solutions, detecting violations of the Honor Code and Terms of Service, and monitoring uses, misuses, and potential misuses of the edX Site.Communicate with you – This includes answering your course and platform questions, notifying you of course and edX Site maintenance and updates, marketing to you about course offerings, programs, news, and related products and services of edX or edX affiliates, and as permitted under applicable law, sending you communications about products or services of selected business partners that may be of interest to you.Support scientific research including, for example, in the areas of cognitive science and education – This includes collaborating to enable and conduct research about how learners access and master course materials online, with the goal of improving course outcomes.Track edX Site usage against goals and mission – This includes performing analytics to evaluate access to and performance in courses and course-related products and services and to report aggregate usage information (not Personal Information) to business partners and external audiences.Exercise, enforce, and comply with legal rights and obligations – This includes responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; and investigating, preventing, or taking action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, security or technical issues, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of edX, Members, or others, and as otherwise required by applicable law.EdX or a Member may also seek your consent for additional uses of information, including Personal Information, and will use it only for the purpose described to you. All use of Personal Information is subject to applicable law.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS SHARED Grupo G9
HOW TO MANAGE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You can manage your Personal Information through learner features on the Grupo G9 Site and requests to the edX learner support team. If your request involves information controlled by a Member, Grupo G9 learner support will notify and coordinate with the appropriate Member to address your request. Grupo G9 will provide support to the extent required by applicable law (for example, learners in the European Union) and more broadly when possible, as a courtesy in our sole discretion. Grupo G9 will notify you in the event that edX is unable to meet a request that is not legally required. Similarly, Members will only be obligated to comply with requests to the extent legally required, but may choose to comply with other requests in their sole discretion.Access and correct your Personal InformationMuch of your Personal Information is available in your edX account. Your name, email address, and other identifiable profile information is editable through the profile settings in your edX account except as noted below. Your account dashboard lists all current and archived courses in which you have enrolled and includes links to any Verified Certificates you may have earned. The dashboard also contains copies of your answers and other participation and performance in courses. Please contact Grupo G9 learner support to access and update this or other information. If your request involves information controlled by a Member, Grupo G9 learner support will notify the appropriate Member of your request.
STORAGE & SECURITY
Grupo G9 stores information, including Personal Information, on its own servers and also on servers of companies that Grupo G9 hires to provide services. Each Member also stores information, including Personal Information, on its own servers and/or on servers of companies that the Member hires to provide services. In each case, information may be stored in the United States and in other countries where Grupo G9 or a Member operates, and in countries where Grupo G9 and each Member’s respective service providers operate. If you are in the European Union, Switzerland, or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, you acknowledge that edX and each Member may transfer, process and store your personal information in the United States and other countries, the privacy laws of which may be considered less strict than those of your region. Grupo G9 controls its own copy of information collected through the Grupo G9 Site and has an information security program designed to protect information in its possession or control. This is done through a variety of privacy and security policies, processes, and procedures. Grupo G9 uses administrative, physical, and technical safeguards that reasonably and appropriately protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the information that it collects, receives, stores, or transmits.