Privacy Statement Policy

This privacy policy applies to Journal of Childhood, Education & Society (JCES) websites, apps, and other services, including programs and events, that refer to or link to this privacy policy (each, a “Service”). This policy may be amended by additional privacy policies, agreements, or notices sent to you. JCES, the owner or administrator of the Service as defined therein, is the primary controller of your personal information supplied to, collected by, or for the Service.

Your rights

Copyright protects the exact manner in which an article describes an experiment and its results. JCES is dedicated to assisting its writers in protecting and defending their work and reputation, and we take all complaints of infringement, plagiarism, ethical conflicts, and fraud seriously. Data protection legislation grants you a range of rights to protect you from an entity that mishandles your personal information. It is critical that you understand your rights, which we have outlined in this paper, as well as how you can exercise those rights in relation to JCES's processing of your personal information.

How do we collect your personal information?

We collect information about you based on your input.

How do we use your information?

We are devoted to providing you with a relevant and beneficial experience. Depending on how you engage with us and the Service, we use your personal data to:

  • Provide, activate, and manage your access to and use of the Service.
  • Process and complete a request, order, download, subscription, or other transaction.
  • Provide tailored content and other personalization to make the Service more efficient for you and relevant to your interests and geography.
  • Notify you of changes, updates, and other notices regarding the Service;
    Identify usage trends and develop data analysis, including for research, audits, reporting, and other business operations, such as paying royalties and license fees to third-party content providers, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns, evaluating our business performance, or in accordance with a customer agreement.
  • Enhance and improve the service by introducing fresh materials and features.

How long do we keep your information?

We save your personal information for as long as needed to complete any transactions with you.

Sharing of your information

We do not disclose your personal information. We only include your name, surname, ORCID ID, email, affiliation, and address in the article.

All the articles published in JCES are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) License.

Accessing and updating your information

The service allows registered users to access their account information and make changes or modifications at any time.

Keeping such information up-to-date is strictly the user's responsibility. Registered users can close their accounts immediately through the Service or by contacting the administrator.

You have the right, under European law and some other privacy and data protection legislation that may apply, to request, free of charge:

  • Access, modification, and deletion of your personal information.
  • Restricting our processing of your personal information, or objecting to it; and/or
  • Personal data portability.

If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at / We will reply to your request in accordance with the applicable legislation. To ensure your privacy and security, we may ask you to verify your identity.

Data security

We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information against loss, theft, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, and destruction.

Data retention

We keep your personal information for as long as necessary to provide the Service and complete the transactions you have requested, as well as for other critical purposes such as complying with our legal obligations, keeping business and financial records, resolving disputes, maintaining security, detecting and preventing fraud and abuse, and enforcing our agreements.

Grounds for processing

When we acquire personal information from you under European data protection legislation, we perform the following:

  • When it's required to deliver the Service, complete a transaction, or carry out any other task in connection with a contract with you, or at your request in advance of a contract;
  • When it's essential for us to abide with the law as it applies or another legal requirement;
  • When required to complete an activity carried out in the public interest;
  • When appropriate, with your permission; and/or
  • When it's required to run our company, safeguard the security of our users, clients, and systems, identify or stop fraud, or pursue any of our other justifiable interests as outlined in the preceding sections—unless your right to privacy outweighs our interests.

If we handle your personal information based on your consent, you have the right to change your mind at any time, and if we process your information based on our legitimate interests, you might be able to object to our processing.

Update privacy policy

This privacy statement may be updated from time to time. Any modifications will be announced with an updated revision date on this page. We will notify you via the Service or another method if we make any significant changes.

Prepared by the publisher, reviewed, and approved by JCES Editors and commissioned Editorial Board Members. Updated on 12 March 2024