Privacy Policy

Who We Are

Escola Caravela – Português para estrangeiros
Rua Alexandre Herculano 40, Sala 4
2500-123, Caldas da Rainha
Portugal

Which personal data are collected and how they are collected

Comments

When the visitors leave comments on the site, data present in the form of reviews are stored, as well as the IP address and the user agent of the browser, to assist with the detection of spam.

An anonymous string created from your email address (also called “hash”) can be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you are using it. The privacy policy of service Gravatar is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After your comment be approved, the photo from your profile becomes visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Multimedia

When uploading images to the site, you should avoid uploading images with embedded geolocation data (EXIF GPS). Visitors can download and extract the geolocation data of the images on the site.

Contact Forms

Our contact form collects your name and e-mail address to be able to respond him. These data will be stored indefinitely and will be used exclusively in the scope of your first contact and the relationships that develop from there. It will never be sold or shared with third parties.

Cookies

What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files generated by the site, and stored on your display device when browsing the site. These files allow you to store settings and preferences associated with the website, so you don’t need to make it each visit. Not being essential, the cookies improve and make it easier to navigate through the site.

What types of cookies are generated while browsing through the site?

Essential Cookies – These cookies are intended to manage the access to some areas of the site or save preferences (ex: you accept the use of cookies and took note of the privacy policy) in your browser. Some will be erased in the defined date or renewed when you clean the cookies from your browser.

Analytical Cookies – These cookies are intended to analyze the behavior of users on the site and to monitor some aspects related with its performance. These cookies serve only for purposes of statistical analysis and content creation.
The information generated by this type of cookies, in the context of the use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. For more information about the data collected through Google Analytics, follow this link: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites?hl=en

How to manage cookies from Google Analytics?

To exclude yourself from the information collected by Google Analytics during the use of the site, we recommend you to download the Google browser extension to disable Google Analytics and proceed to the necessary settings.

As a supplementary information (because this site does not collect data for this purpose) users can also choose whether they want to stop the personalization of ads, offered by the technologies of Google through the following link Ads Preferences Manager.

Functionality Cookies – These cookies serve to remind you, every visit to the site, the preferences that are defined by users as they navigate through it.

How we use these Cookies?

The Caravela School will not use the information collected through the statistical analysis tool (Google Analytics), or collect any information that personally identifies our visitors.

The Caravela School uses cookies from Google Analytics just to optimize the website in order to provide better services and carry out the tasks of optimizing the site.

If you want, you can disable cookies in your browser. However, parts of our site may not work properly.

How to control other cookies?

You can also check, manage and/or delete your cookies. Follow this link to learn how to do it: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/pt/five-top-tips.

Visit the Youronlinechoices to view and manage the advertising cookies stored on your device: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/pt/your-ad-choices.

Embedded content from other sites

The articles in this site may contain embedded content (for example: videos, pictures, articles, etc.). The embedded content from other sites behaves as if the user visited these sites.

This site may collect data about yourself, use cookies, incorporate screening done by a third party, to monitor their interactions with him, including record interactions with embedded content if you have an account and are logged in this site.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Escola Caravela has links to other sites, which, in our view, may contain useful information / tools to our visitors. Our privacy policy does not apply to third party sites, so that, if you visit another website from our you must read its privacy policy.

We are not responsible for the privacy policy or content present in those sites.

With whom are shared your data

The anonymous data, and/or collected by Google Analytics may be shared with third parties. All data that can identify users of the site will not be shared, transferred or sold to a third party.

How long your data is retained

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are stored indefinitely. This happens in order to be able to recognize and automatically approve any following comment, instead of putting them in a moderation queue.

Analytics data collected through Google will be retained for a maximum of 14 months.

Where your data is sent to

Guest comments can be checked by means of an automatic service of detection of spam.

Which rights you have on your data

The General Regulation on Data Protection includes some exceptions, but in general it gives European citizens some rights over their personal data.
Although this regulation is intended only to citizens of the European Union, we are committed to providing the possibility of managing your data to all our users.

In addition, we only collect the strictly necessary data (referred to in this document), justifying the reason for which they are collected and we also guarantee we will delete them as soon as they are no longer needed.

If you have an account on this site, or left comments, you can ask to receive an export file with personal data stored about you, including any personal data that indicated. You can also request that the saved data will be deleted. This does not include any personal data that is required to keep for administrative, legal or security.

Among other things, have the following rights:

  • request access to data that we store about you
  • request updates or changes to the data that we store about you
  • request the deletion of your personal data
  • the right to transfer your personal data to another service
  • request to limit the data that we collect about you (for example: choose not to be tracked by our analysis tool (Google Analytics)

How can i take advantage of these rights?
(stored data, changes/updates, delete data)

To take advantage of any one of these rights, you must send us an email through our contact form, mentioning your desire and the email address that identifies you. For exemple: I request the stored data, related to the following email: email@email.com.

After we receive your request, we will confirm your request by sending an email which contained a link to confirm that you are the owner of the data relating to the email mentioned. Once you confirm (by clicking on that link), will be sent you a file where are the data we have stored about you. After this, you can request upgrades, updates, or even request the deletion of those data through our contact form.

How do I transfer my data?

After receiving the file mentioned earlier, in order to transfer your data to another service, you can simply make use of the file that we sent you.

Last update in: 29 March, 2019
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