It is Mathigon’s mission to provide highest quality, personalised education for children around the world. This is only possible by collecting personal data about student’s ability, knowledge, and learning history. We also understand how important privacy is to our users, and strive to be as transparent as possible. Please review this document carefully.
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If users want to disable the use and saving of cookies, they can do so in their web browser security settings, or by visiting the Website in private or incognito mode.
We receive data about you from various sources, including when you login or sign up for an account, or while you complete questions and exercises. Personally identifiable information may include but is not limited to: name, e-mail address, date of birth, location as well as ability and knowledge data. We may also collect and store non-personal identifiable information when you visit the Website, including your IP address and location.
The information we gather enables us to personalise the content of Mathigon and improve the quality and suitability of educational content for you and for others.
Aggregated and non-personally identifiable user data may be shared with third parties for marketing, advertising or other similar uses.
Users contacting Mathigon and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any personal details at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.
Mathigon and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the Website and Services, or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. Storage and disclosure of information submitted follows the policies described in the previous section.
Mathigon operates an email newsletter program used to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by this website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed through prior written agreement with the user.
In compliance with UK Spam Laws and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.
This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.
These Terms of Service (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of Mathigon (“we” or “our”) websites, services, and applications (collectively the “Service”). Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all 2visitors, users, and others who access or use the Service.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you are using the Services on behalf of an 3organization or entity (“Organization”), then you are agreeing to these Terms on behalf of that Organization and you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind the Organization to these Terms. In that case, “you” and “your” refers to you and that Organization.
You may use the Service only if you can form a binding contract with Mathigon, and only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules, and regulations. The Service may change from time to time as we evolve, refine, or add more features to the Service, often without prior notice to you. In addition, Mathigon may temporarily or permanently stop providing the Service, or any features within the Service, to you or to users generally and may not be able to provide you with prior notice.
You must provide us accurate information when you create your Mathigon account. Your Mathigon account gives you access to the Services and functionality that we may establish and maintain from time to time and in our sole discretion. We may maintain different types of accounts for different types of users or organizations. If you connect to Mathigon with a third-party service, you give us permission to access and use your information from that service as permitted by that service, and to store your login credentials for that service. You may never use another user’s account without permission.
You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with Mathigon or a third-party service. We encourage you to use “strong” passwords that use a combination of upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols with your account. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. Mathigon cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above requirements. You must notify Mathigon immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorised use of your account.
Subject to these Terms, Mathigon gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable, non-sublicensable, and non-exclusive license to use the Service. We reserve all rights not expressly granted in these Terms in the Service. We can terminate this license at any time for any reason or for no reason.
All right, title, and interest in and to the Service (excluding Content provided by users) are and will remain the exclusive property of Mathigon and its licensors. The Service is protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both the United States and foreign countries. Nothing in the Terms gives you a right to use the Mathigon name or any of the Mathigon trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features. Any feedback, comments, or suggestions you may provide regarding Mathigon, or the Service is entirely voluntary and we will be free to use such feedback, comments or suggestions as we see fit and without any obligation to you.
All Content in or on the Service, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted by users, is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such Content. We do not endorse, support, represent, or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the Service or endorse any opinions expressed via the Service. We may not monitor or control the Content posted via the Service, and we cannot take responsibility for such Content. If you use or rely on any Content or materials posted via the Service or obtained by you through the Service, it is at your own risk. 17Under no circumstances will [COMPANY NAME] be liable in any way for any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content in the Service.
You agree that you are responsible for your use of the Service, for any Content you provide, and for any consequences thereof, including the use of your Content by other users and third parties. You understand that if you do not have the right to submit Content to the Service, doing so may subject you to liability. Mathigon will not be responsible or liable for any use of your Content by Mathigon in accordance with these Terms. You represent and warrant that you have all the rights, power, and authority necessary to grant the rights granted herein to any Content that you submit including all necessary rights to upload your Content for use in accordance with these terms and conditions.
Mathigon is trusted by its users, and we trust you to use our Service responsibly. You agree not to misuse the Service. For example, you must not, and must not attempt to do the following things:
THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, [COMPANY NAME] AND ITS LICENSORS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE OR CORRECT; THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION, UNINTERRUPTED OR SECURE; THAT ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE SERVICE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DOWNLOADED AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR MOBILE DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH DOWNLOAD OR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR SERVICE, AND WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY MONITOR ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
All content on mathigon.org and its subdomains, including downloadable apps and resources, is © Mathigon / Philipp Legner, and no parts of it should not be copied, modified or republished in any way, without written permission.
You are free to use any content for non-commercial, educational purposes, as long as you credit Mathigon appropriately (including schools, universities and tutoring). However please not that some of the illustrations and media on Mathigon might have different licenses (see below), and you are responsible for complying with those.
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All other images, unless otherwise stated, are © Mathigon or in the public domain. If you believe we made any mistakes, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Some parts of this website include stills and short clips from movies or TV shows, which belong to the respective production or distribution companies. Based on the AUSOC Code of Best Practices, this qualifies as ‘Fair Use’ under US law, since we are “quoting in order to recombine elements to make a new work that depends for its meaning on (often unlikely) relationships between the elements”. All these extracts are used solely for non-profit educational purposes, extracts are very short, and the use has no effect upon the value of the original. Different laws may apply in other countries.