Privacy Policy

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This web site is provided to you under these “Terms of Use” and any amendments or supplements to them that may be posted by National Association for Young Children Europe (“AYCE”).  Your use of this Web Site shall be deemed to constitute your consent to be bound by the terms and conditions of the Agreement and shall be enforceable in the same way as if you had signed the Agreement.  If you are not willing to accept the Agreement’s terms and conditions, we ask that you not use the Web Site.

Contact Information
If you have any questions or concerns with respect to the Agreement or the Web Site or would like to have contact information you previously submitted to us removed, you may contact us.


Compliance with Laws
You agree to comply with all applicable local laws regarding your use of the Web Site.


This Web Site is owned by AYCE.  All right to, title to, and interest in the Content displayed on the Web Site, including but not limited to the Web Site’s look and feel, data, information, text, graphics, images, designs, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and URL, are the property of AYCE and/or its licensors.


Protection of Intellectual Rights and License
You acknowledge that this Web Site and all of its current and future content, including, without limitation, content in the form of text, graphics, photographs, messages, posts, data, information and other materials and the look and feel of the Web Site (collectively, the “Content”) whether provided by AYCE or provided by third-parties, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. You may only use the Content as expressly set forth in this Agreement.  UNAUTHORIZED USE, COPYING, REPRODUCTION, MODIFICATION, REPUBLISHING, UPLOADING, DOWNLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING, DISTRIBUTING, DUPLICATING OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF ANY OF THE CONTENT IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.

Subject to your compliance with these terms, AYCE hereby grants you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-commercial, revocable, and non-transferable license to access, download, view, reproduce and distribute “as is” copies of text-based Content prepared by AYCE in its entirety.  You may not modify, edit, create derivative works from the NAEYC Text-based Content nor are you permitted to use such Content for commercial purposes without NAEYC’s prior written consent.  You must retain all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained in the original of such Content or any copy you may make of the Content.  You may not, nor may you allow or aid or abet any third party (whether or not for your benefit) to, copy or adapt any code that comprises the Web Site’s software, HTML, JavaScript, or otherwise reverse engineer, decompile, reverse assemble, modify or attempt to discover any source code used to generate the Web Site or any software or other products or processes accessible through the Web Site, nor insert any code or product to manipulate the Content in any way that affects any user’s experience.  Those text-based materials contained in this Web Site that are owned by other copyright owners including but not limited to newspaper articles may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of those copyright owners, regardless of the intended use.

Copyright in photographs, illustrations, artwork, graphic images and other non-text based Content contained in this Web Site is owned by AYCE or its licensors.   Non-text based Content may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of AYCE and/or the other copyright owners, as applicable, regardless of the intended use (unless it is a part of the AYCE Text-based Content).  Non-text based Content may not be modified in any way.

All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, symbols and slogans, including without limitation AYCE, used in this Web Site (“Marks”) are owned by AYCE, or its Licensors.  Any use of the Marks or the Content in this Web Site, to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation or association of the user with or by AYCE is strictly prohibited.

All requests to AYCE to reproduce non-text based Content or for information about the license provided in this provision should be directed to the Web content and publications specialist, at "contact us".This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">


Other Web Sites
The Web Site may provide links to other sites and/or resources over which AYCE has no control.  These links are provided solely as a convenience to users and should not be construed as an endorsement by AYCE of content on those third-party web sites.  You access and use such sites solely at you own risk.  AYCE makes no representations or warranties with respect to the Content, ownership, or legality of any such linked Web Sites.


The information that we obtain through your use of the Web Site, whether through the registration process or otherwise, is subject to this privacy statement.  Unless otherwise disclosed in this privacy statement, AYCE will only share your personally identifiable information (such as name and address) with third parties under the following limited circumstances:

  • Third parties providing services on our behalf: AYCE may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf.  Examples include, without limitation, hosting and administering this Web Site, analyzing data, and sending communications on our behalf.  These third parties may have access to this Web Site’s user information, including personally identifiable information, in order to perform these functions on our behalf.
  • Legal protection: AYCE may transfer and disclose information about our users, including personally identifiable information, and may use IP addresses to identify users in cooperation with internet service providers or law enforcement agencies, to comply with a legal obligation, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Web Site and applicable laws, or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of AYCE, the Web Site, our users or others.  This privacy statement does not apply to any information that you may disclose publicly in user forums.  AYCE bears no responsibility for any action, inaction, or policies of any third parties who collect information that users may disclose in user forums or other public areas of this Web Site.

“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. The only cookies the site uses are for tracking the site’s usage and are anonymous. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can control cookies through your browser preference settings.

Log Files
Like most standard Web Site servers we use log files. The log files may track information including internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks. We may use log files to administer the site, track users’ movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate sue. IP addresses, etc., are not linked to personally identifiable information.

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that AYCE and AYCE campaigns are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites.
By using this Web Site, you accept our privacy practices as outlined in this privacy statement.  If you are unwilling to accept the terms and conditions of this privacy statement, we ask that you not use the Web Site.  AYCE reserves the right to modify, alter or otherwise update this privacy statement at any time.  If this privacy statement changes, the revised statement will be posted on this Web Site.