Privacy Policy

The Education Trust places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This privacy policy was created in order to demonstrate The Education Trust’s commitment to the privacy of our supporters and website users. This policy explains what types of information is collected by The Education Trust website,, and how this information is used.

What Personally Identifiable Information is Collected

Individuals that sign up to receive The Education Trust 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 unsubscribe, either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages. You can unsubscribe or manage your email subscription preferences using the link found at the bottom of any email alert from The Education Trust, or by using the form on our Contact page.

IP addresses

The Education Trust uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer, and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.

Cookies 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 internet browser 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, 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 use your personally identifiable information to provide you with personalized service including but not limited to sending e-mail alerts about topics you are most interested in. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to track visitors to and within 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).

Email Privacy

The Education Trust does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses or any other information visitors provide through our website, email subscription service, or social media channels, to anyone outside the organization.

External Links includes links to external websites. These links do not fall under the domain, and The Education Trust 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.


We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.