About Teacher Advisor

Overview

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Teacher Advisor is not designed to process data that may be subject to Data Protection Directive (95/46/EEC) and any implementing local legislation; or, as from May 25th, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (collectively referred to as the EU Data Protection Legislation). You agree not to provide IBM content if you are located outside of the Supported Countries or content that contains personal data that is subject to the EU Data Protection Legislation.

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General

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Supplemental privacy statement

These statements are in addition to the data privacy statements included in the IBM Online Privacy Statement and the IBM Mobile Application Privacy Statement (both available through the Privacy Policy link at the end of this Term of Use).

If you choose to participate in feedback testing, you agree that IBM may collect your name, email and number of years teaching, in order to contact you, to interact with you and to better understand your experience level and how it relates to any feedback you provide. IBM may further review, use and implement your feedback data, including your survey responses regarding experiences with the application and scripts of your interaction with the IBM service, in order to learn which dialog experiences are most effective, how to best tailor dialog to user experiences and to evaluate the helpfulness of certain questions and answers.

As you use the application, we may collect data metrics about your use, including log in and log out times, total session times, usage frequency, and site navigation information, in order to inform our feedback approach, to adjust to user needs and experiences, and we may contact you to ask for more detailed information about your user experience.

Finally, if you are selected by IBM to be an MVP teacher participant, provided that you are in one of the Supported Countries, we may also collect additional information, including the name of your school district, years of experience in a particular topic or grade level, particulars about your class lengths, curriculum decisions, tools or guides or coaches available to you, your class composition in terms of numbers, students working below grade level, IEPs, ELL students, in addition to the number of classes you teach in a year, and your familiarity with Common Core standards. IBM may use this data to inform future materials or functionality we make available, or to help us personalize the application to benefit you and other similar users.

All information you submit within the registration form will be used for the purposes described above, and IBM may also use this information to contact you in the future to inquire if you are interested in participating in future IBM projects, potential offerings or services. If at any time you would like IBM to refrain from sending you emails about Teacher Advisor, please email us at TAHelp@us.ibm.com. You are aware of your rights in connection with the processing of your Personal Data (defined below), including the rights to access, rectification, object to the processing and withdraw your consent.

By the acceptance of these Terms of Use, you grant IBM your prior, express and informed consent to process any information that is and can be related to you such as your name and contact information (your “Personal Data”) for the purposes of the completion of the services offered in these Terms of Use. Also, you declare, represent and warrant that: (i) you have been informed that the processing of your Personal Data will be performed in accordance with the Privacy Policy, which you declare to know and accept, and you know that may be accessed here: see the IBM Online Privacy Statement; (ii) you have been informed about the rights to which you are entitled, which include those to know, update, rectify and delete your Personal Data, as well as the right to revoke this consent whenever you are not legally or contractually bound for your Personal Data to remain in the corresponding databases; and (iii) you understand and acknowledge that any request, complaint, claim or question in connection with the processing of your Personal Data may be addressed to TAHelp@us.ibm.com.

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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

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