The North Carolina Association for the Gifted and Talented (NCAGT) places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This policy explains what types of information is collected by the NCAGT website, www.ncagt.org, and how this information is used.
What Personally Identifiable Information is Collected NCAGT members that register for www.ncagt.org and individuals that sign up to receive NCAGT e-communications voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address). We may use this information for specific, limited purposes. You may always "opt out," either now or at any time in the future if you do not wish to receive our messages.
The NCAGT uses IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer www.ncagt.org and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.
www.ncagt.org uses "cookie" messages to automatically help provide better services. They remind us who you are and your preferences for our website based on what you've done and told us before. The "cookie" is placed in your computer and is read when you come back to our website. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you're particularly interested in. They also let us track your usage of www.ncagt.org , so we know which parts of our sites are most popular. You can reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your
Web browser accordingly.
How Your Information May Be Used
We may use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; to process your membership application; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease electronic communications from us. We also may use your information to track visitors to our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users' needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties.
NCAGT does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization.
www.ncagt.org includes links to external websites. These links do not fall under the www.ncagt.org domain, and NCAGT is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.