Association of Texas Professional Educators
 

ATPE Website Privacy Policy

General
This policy describes how ATPE applies your personal information that is collected and received from or through our website. Personal information is information that identifies you individually, such as your name, address, e-mail address or phone number, that might not be publicly available.

Accessing our Website
As a member you are not required to provide ATPE with personal information to use our website. We do not collect personal, identifying information such as your name and e-mail address unless you provide that information. However, ATPE does use personal information in the course of business to provide products or services that you request.

IP Address
We use your IP address (your computer’s Internet address) to help diagnose problems with our server and administer our website.

Registration and Forms
Through the ATPE website, you may register to attend events, purchase tickets or obtain other ATPE services. These registrations may require you to provide the following information:

  • Contact information such as your name and e-mail address

  • Unique identifiers such as your Social Security Number (SSN)

  • Demographic information such as ZIP Code and date of birth

Links
The ATPE website contains links to third-party websites. ATPE is solely responsible for the privacy practices of our own website and not the privacy practices of the linked websites. We strongly encourage you to be aware of the privacy statements of these other websites and to read their statements before entering those sites.

Protection of Information
ATPE has some areas on the website that are secured and may be accessed only through a personal log-in. You must have a specific user identifier (login ID) and password to access these pages from the ATPE website. For security reasons, DO NOT share your login ID or password with anyone. These restricted pages protects your confidential, personal information from other visitors to the ATPE website. These restricted pages have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of information under the ATPE state office’s control.

Online Purchases
ATPE uses industry-standard practices and software to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal, identifying information. Firewalls and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption protects your credit card information and enables you to make purchases online.

Changes to the Statement
ATPE reserves the right to change this privacy statement at any time. Notification of changes will be posted on the ATPE website. Because these changes may affect your personal information, ATPE recommends that you look for periodic updates regarding any changes that may affect you on the website.

Updating Your Personal Information
We strive to assure the correctness of our members’ information. If the information we have about you is incorrect, please contact us in a timely manner in one of the following three ways:

  1. E-mail message with the updated information to: member_services@atpe.org
  2. Mail your updated information to: ATPE, 305 E. Huntland Dr, Suite 300, Austin, TX 78752
  3. Call (800)777-ATPE.