From April 2023, IsaacComputerScience.org will no longer be managed by the University of Cambridge. However, the University will continue our work at the forefront of research into technology-enhanced learning, supported by your data as part of our Raspberry Pi Computing Education Research Centre.
This Privacy Notice describes how we use the collected personal information about you in accordance with data protection law, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
We and Us both mean the Computing Education Research Centre, run by staff at the Department of Computer Science and Technology at the University of Cambridge.
Website means the website run by the Isaac Computer Science Project until 27/03/2023: isaaccomputerscience.org.
You and Your is the user connecting to the website using a web browser.
Your IP Address is a numerical identifier assigned by the computer network to allow the website to communicate with your computer.
Cookie is a small piece of information sent by the website, stored by your web browser, and returned by your web browser to the website whenever you use our website.
We are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information.
This Privacy Notice describes how we collect and use personal information about you in accordance with data protection law, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
The University of Cambridge is the Data Controller. This means that we are responsible for deciding how we hold and use personal information about you. We are required under data protection legislation to notify you of the information contained in this Privacy Notice.
Personal data collected will be processed in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Notice. The Privacy Notice explains what personal data we hold about you, how we collect it, and how we will use and may share information about you.
We collect, store and process the following data when you use the website:
We may process the data we collect in the following ways:
We use several legal bases when processing your personal data. These are:
Performance of a contract: We may need to use your personal information in order to perform any agreement you have with us.
Consent: We may ask for your consent to process and share your personal information.
Public interest: We are Public Authorities as defined in the Freedom of Information Act. As such, we may receive requests which require us to process your personal data in fulfilment of our duties as a university (University of Cambridge). For example, a member of the public may ask us to calculate the total number of active users on the website in any given year.
We currently use the following third-party services to support our data collection and processing requirements:
We may amend this list of third-party service providers in order to support our data collection and processing requirements. We have not, and will never, sell your data to third-party service providers. We will only use third-parties to support our data collection and processing requirements.
We may publish summary statistics using the data we hold; this will not identify any individual.
In order to support the platform, data may be transferred to countries outside the United Kingdom/European Economic Area. By submitting your personal information, you accept that you understand this transfer, processing and storage. When transferring data in this way we take steps to ensure your privacy rights continue to be protected.
We may retain the personal information you provide to us until the purposes for which it was collected cease to exist or as may be required by law, if that is longer. You can request your account be deleted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A cookie is a small piece of information sent by the Website, stored by your web browser, and returned by your web browser to the Website whenever you use our Website.
Examples of how cookies are used on the Website include:
You may refuse to accept some or all cookies by activating the appropriate setting in your browser. However, if you set your browser settings to block all cookies, including essential cookies, you will not be able to log into your account.
To find out more about cookies, including how to manage and delete them, see the Information Commissioner’s Office information page.
Under certain circumstances, you have the right:
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please email us via email@example.com.
For more information about how we handle your personal information, and your rights under data protection legislation, please read the University of Cambridge’s guidance on data protection.
We may need to update this Privacy Notice periodically, so we recommend that you revisit this information from time to time. However we will ensure that we will keep you abreast of any significant changes that may arise.