RCSEd uses a technology called "cookies" on our websites. Cookies are small data files that many websites leave on your computer when you visit them and may be used for a variety of purposes. This is an industry standard and occurs at most major Web sites. You can see further information about what type of cookies we use in the relevant sections below. You can find out more general information about cookies at AboutCookies.org.
We use a number of cookies to help you as you navigate around our websites so you don't get asked for the same information you've already given during that particular visit or “session”. We also track site usage to help us better understand how people interact with our websites.
We do not link cookies to any identifiable user data we may hold about you.
If you prefer, you can reset your browser to notify you when you've received a Cookie or, alternatively, to refuse to accept Cookies. It is important to note that you may not be able to use certain features on the RCSEd sites if you choose not to accept Cookies.
If you would like instructions on how to delete your cookies, please click on the name of your internet browser below for instructions:
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We use Google Analytics to track site usage.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using our websites you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
The following cookies are set for this purpose:
Further information on Google cookies is available at http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
We set a number of cookies across our websites which are used to help you as you browse our websites and for purposes such as remembering your account login status during each visit. Visiting one of our websites may result in the following cookies being placed on your machine in addition to the Google tracking cookies described above. All of these cookies will expire after varying periods of time.
The RCSEd Shop site is now powered by Shopify. Visiting the Shop website may result in the following cookies being placed on your machine in addition to the Google tracking cookies described above. Shopify collects information from these cookies to track anonymous site usage for statistical purposes and to enhance your shopping experience. All of these cookies will expire after varying periods of time.
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