“Class by Animaker” (“Class”, "Website", “Animaker Class”) is a software product owned and operated by Animaker Inc. (“Animaker”). Animaker, Inc. is a Delaware corporation. It's a technology company organized under the laws of the United States of America (USA), having its principal place of business at 3260, Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, United States of America. Animaker empowers Users for visual content creation. Animaker Users work on a drag-and-drop interface, import images and audio files, access pre-built assets/templates, create visual content, collaborate with fellow Users, download, export, host, and playback visual content. Animaker’s Website is accessible through the URL https://www.animaker.com. Animaker Class is a software application designed and developed exclusively for educational institutions by Animaker. Animaker Class Website is accessible through the URL: https://class.animaker.com
Animaker Class Users (“User” or “Users”) are requested to read these Privacy Policies carefully before using Animaker Class Website (“Website”) and/or Animaker Class Services (“Services”).
Using Animaker Class in any way implies that the User unconditionally and without any reservation agrees and accepts to abide by all the Privacy Policies listed here.
If and when these Privacy Policies are amended, Animaker Class will do its best to inform the User using either of the following ways:
If User is agreeing to abide by these Privacy Policies on behalf of a School or School District, User may do so if and only if the User is authorized to so by the School or School District.
A User could be Student User, User’s Parents, User’s Guardians, Teacher, School, School District, School Administrator or a School Representative.
The User hereby agree to abide by these Privacy Policies as set forth herewith:
Animaker Class collects information to accomplish the following:
Animaker Class collects information during the following instances:
The information collected by Animaker Class from the User may include but is not limited to the following: First Name, Last Name, Email address, Password, School Name, Unique School ID, School Type (Public, Private, International, Homeschooling, Other), School Phone, School Address, City, State, Country and Zip Code (together, the “Personal Information”).
If User fails to provide Animaker Class with the correct information, including amongst others, the correct email address, Animaker Class will not be able to appropriately deliver Services and support to User.
Animaker Class automatically collects some information about User’s device when User uses Animaker Class, regardless of whether the User has registered for an account or not. For instance, Animaker Class will collect User’s IP address, Web browser software, and referring Website.
Animaker Class also may collect information about User’s online activity at Animaker Class.
Collecting this information helps Animaker Class customize User’s Website user experience and to enhance functionality and user-friendliness of the Services.
Animaker Class uses information about User for the following general purposes:
Animaker Class uses “Cookies” to collect information.
Cookies are small data files, which are transferred to a computer’s hard disk in order to memorize information like registration IDs and passwords.
A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has originated, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.
Animaker Class further utilizes session ID cookies to accomplish the following:
Session ID cookies are, unlike persistent cookies, deleted from User computer when User logs out from the Website and closes the browser.
If User disables cookies on User’s device, Animaker Class will not be able to appropriately deliver Animaker Class Services and support to User.
Animaker Class strives to gain the trust of the User and has implemented technical and organizational measures to secure User information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure.
All data is transferred only via HTTPS.
However, the Internet is an open ecosystem and Animaker Class cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use User information for improper purposes.
If User communicates with Animaker Class by email, User should note that the secrecy of Internet e-mail is uncertain.
By sending sensitive or confidential email messages or information, which is, not encrypted User accepts the risk of such uncertainty and possible lack of confidentiality over the Internet.
Animaker Class does not allow Children (those Users who are below the age of 13 years) to make personal information publicly available.
In the event Animaker Class becomes aware of an unauthorized disclosure or data breach:
Animaker Class does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties, User’s Personal Information.
This does not include trusted third parties who assist Animaker Class in operating Animaker Class Website, conducting Animaker Class business, or servicing User, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
Animaker Class may also send information about User to other companies or people when:
The following trusted third parties assist Animaker Class in operating Animaker Class sites and thus have access to students’ personal information:
Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided by Animaker Class to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Identity theft and the practice known as “phishing” are of great concern to Animaker Class. Safeguarding information to help protect User from identity theft is a top priority.
Animaker Class does not and will not, at any time, request User’s Credit/Debit card information, User account ID, login password, or national identification numbers in a non-secure or unsolicited email or telephone communication.
Users are entitled to see the information held about them. If User wishes to do this, they would have to contact Animaker Class by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Animaker Class may require Users to provide verification of their identity prior to revealing their information stored on Animaker Class. Animaker Class will also request an administration fee to provide a copy of the User’s personal information held by Animaker Class.
Animaker Class may withhold access to User information where Animaker Class have the right to do so under data protection legislation.
User may review, correct, update or change their Personal Information at any time by accessing their account on Animaker Class Website.
If User would like Animaker Class to delete User record in Animaker Class system, they would have to contact Animaker Class at email@example.com. Animaker Class will accommodate the User request, if and only if, Animaker Class does not have any legal obligation to retain the record.
If User chooses to click on another third party link, User will be directed to that third party’s website.
Animaker Class does not exercise control over third party Websites and therefore recommend Users to examine the privacy statements posted on these other Websites to understand their procedures for collecting, using and disclosing Personal Information.
FERPA protects the privacy of students' data by specifying how and with whom schools can share information from these records.
Animaker Class strictly adheres to the Family Education Rights Protection Act of 1974 (FERPA).
Only Teacher Users are allowed to register for an account on Animaker Class.
Teacher Users invite students to enrol and use Animaker Class.
Teacher Users have to ensure that their personally identifiable information stays under the direct control of the School.
Any information is collected by Animaker Class is that of the Teacher.
No information is collected by Animaker Class from Student Users.
No information is collected from Users who are aged 13 or less (Children).
Animaker Class will not use personally identifiable information in User records to engage in targeted advertising.
Children are only allowed to use Animaker Class Website with their Parent or Guardian’s consent.
Children Users’ Parent or Guardian becomes aware that his / her represented Children has provided Animaker Class with Personal Information without their consent, he or she should contact Animaker Class at firstname.lastname@example.org. Animaker Class will remove such information and respond accordingly to the User.
Any controversy, claim or dispute between User and Animaker Class arising out of or relating to this policy shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of State of California, USA
Contact Information: If Users have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding these Privacy Policies or Animaker Class, they are requested to contact Animaker Class at: Animaker Inc., 3260, Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, United States of America; Email: email@example.com