The Information We Collect

This Privacy Policy applies to all information you submit to getSTEM through the getSTEM website.  getSTEM cannot protect nor does it claim any responsibility for any materials or information you submit other users of this website or other third parties.  
Depending on whether or not you establish a getSTEM member account and your level of use of the services and forums provided on this website, the types of information, including, but not limited to, private or personally identifiable information getSTEM may collect as a result of your access or use of this website, include:

  • First and Last Name
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Address, City and State (optional)
  • Zip Code
  • Any feedback or comments you may provide
  • Other categories of information required or requested by another third party user of this website in relation to your contacts and/or dealings with that third party.
  • Employee Information
  • Information regarding third parties that you may correspond with or contact in connection with your use of this website

User Consent

By submitting information to our website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly consent to the processing of your Information according to this Privacy Policy, and you further agree to getSTEM’s Terms of Conditions of Use Service (the "Terms and Conditions of Use").

Your Information may be processed by getSTEM in the state, province, territory, or country where it was collected as well as other states, provinces, territories, or countries where the laws regarding processing of information may be less stringent than the laws of the state, province, territory, or country of your residence.

How We Use Information

We will not sell, rent, provide, or trade your email address(es) to outside parties.  We use the information we collect about you only in connection with the services and forums provided on this website.

Please be aware that, to the extent required to provide our services, we share your information with other third parties only as necessary or appropriate.  getSTEM reserves the right, however, to use your information to send you emails relating to system problems and/or changes or modifications to this Privacy Policy or getSTEM’s Terms and Conditions of Use.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information

You can access all your information that we collect through this website and maintain by contacting MHTA (www.mhta.org).  We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. 

You can correct factual errors in your information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. 

Third-party Access and Use

Occasionally, and only when necessary or appropriate, we will consult third party service providers to help provide or improve the services we offer you.  In some cases it will be necessary for these providers to have access to the information we collect about you.  In those instances, we will take all proper and reasonable steps to ensure that the providers do not use, disseminate, or otherwise disclose any information we collect about you except for the purpose of fulfilling their service obligations to us.  

Due to factors beyond our control, however, we cannot fully ensure that your information will not be disclosed to third parties. For instance, in some cases we may be legally required to disclose information to government agencies or representatives or third parties under varying circumstances, or third parties may circumvent our security measures to unlawfully intercept or access your information. 

Our Commitment To Data Security 

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of your information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. 

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important to us. For that reason, getSTEM will never collect or maintain information on this website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13. 

To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections. 

Changes to Policy

As part of the Terms and Conditions of Use, this Privacy Policy is subject to occasional amendment, changes, or modifications, in accordance with the terms of the Terms and Conditions of Use. 

How To Contact Us

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy or getSTEM’s Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact us at 952.230.4550 or www.mhta.org.