Privacy Policy

    This privacy policy governs your use of the website Dawn Gibson Consulting (the "Website") created by Scott and Dawn Gibson.

    The Website provides articles and resources for Subscribers and Members with information about Special Education and strategies for working with children diagnosed with a disability.


      As a subscriber, you provide your email address on the Blog page, and you will be notified by email when a new blog article is posted.

      You can unsubscribe at any time using the unsubscribe link included in every email notification.

      Additionally, you can also request to be unsubscribed by sending email to


      You can become a member using the Member Sign-up page.

      When you register as a member and use the Website, you will login either using your email address and a password you provide or using your Facebook or Google login. We will not have access or save your Facebook or Google password with this mechanism, we will only save your email address, which serves to identify you uniquely.

      As a member, you are also a subscriber to notifications when new blog entries are posted.

      As a member, you will also have access to resources not made available publicly at the Member Resources page. (This page will only be accessible if you are already a member and you are signed in.)

      As a member, you are also a subscriber to notifications when new member resources entries are posted.

      You can unsubscribe from blog or resource notifications visiting the Member Profile page. (This page will only be accessible if you are already a member and you are signed in.)

      You can cancel your membership with the Website by visiting the Member Cancel page. You can also request to cancel or unsubscribe via email, at

      Additionally, you can also request to be unsubscribed or canceled by sending email to

Automatically Collected Information

    In addition, the Website may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of device you use, the IP address of your device, your operating system, the type of Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Website.

Does the Website collect precise real time location information of the device?

    This Website does not collect precise information about the location of your mobile device.

Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Website?

    Only aggregated, anonymized data is periodically transmitted to external services to help us improve the Website and our service. We will share your information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.

    • as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process;
    • when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request;
    • with our trusted services providers who work on our behalf, do not have an independent use of the information we disclose to them, and have agreed to adhere to the rules set forth in this privacy statement.

Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information

    We will retain User Provided data for as long as you use the Website and for a reasonable time thereafter. We will retain Automatically Collected information for up to 24 months and thereafter may store it in aggregate. If you'd like us to delete User Provided Data that you have provided via the Website, please contact us at and we will respond in a reasonable time. Please note that some or all of the User Provided Data may be required in order for the Website to function properly.


    We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Website. Please be aware that, although we endeavor provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.


    This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here and informing you via email. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes.

Your Consent

    By using the Website, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. "Processing," means using cookies on a computer/handheld device or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in the United States. If you reside outside the United States your information will be transferred, processed and stored there under United States privacy standards.

Contact us

    If you have any questions regarding privacy while using the Website, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at

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