Privacy Policy

Use of this website, www.k-12leadership.org, is governed by the University of Washington Online Privacy Statement.

5D Assessment Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to us. We have created this 5D Assessment Privacy Statement, which supplements the University of Washington’s Privacy Policy, in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. This document discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for users of the 5D Assessment "Service." Only under unusual circumstances will information be revealed in violation of the policy. Release of confidential information would take place to comply with any legal process, protect or defend the University of Washington or other individuals or organizations involved with this project (including protecting the property of said parties), or to enforce University of Washington policies. Be aware that UW is an agency of the state of Washington and as such has obligations to maintain public records under RCW 42.56 et seq., which potentially requires us to provide website records if requested by anyone through the proper legal disclosure might also occur by a break-in to the site’s computers, either physical or electronic, and/or a UW employee, UW student, or other contractual partner who violates UW privacy rules.

Explanation of Type of Information Collected

Personal or Demographic Information: This notice applies to all information collected by or submitted to this website as part of the 5D Assessment process.

The personal information we request will be used to assess professional development and training as part of the 5D Assessment process and materials as developed and provided by the University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership (CEL) to school districts under the terms of a separate license agreement. Personal information or user feedback regarding the 5D Assessment process and website may not be made available forever. The personal data will never be given to any third parties, unless required of us by law. The personal information we request may include an email address. The demographic information we collect or request will only be used as anonymous data for research purposes. It may be provided to third parties as anonymous research data as well, but will never be provided along with personal information that would allow you to be identified. The demographic information we collect or request may include these items: school districts; years of experience as a teacher and/or as an administrator; grade levels taught; hours in the classroom (other than your own); self-assessment as instructional leader; levels of certification; training and learning activities in which you have participated; feedback and opinions or surveys about the 5D Assessment website usability and content.

System Logs

We work with our service provider to use certain information from system logs. The service provider collects the following information about your use of the Database: browser type, type of connection (dial-up, T-1 license, etc.) and IP address. Such data is used to improve the user experience and future information products.

Links

This website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that the 5D Assessment and the University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership are not responsible for the privacy practices of other such sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Updated May 13, 2014.