Privacy Policy

Education Analytics’ Future Forward Privacy Policy

Education Analytics’ (EA) mission is to develop tools to support reform and continuous improvement in American education. Future Forward program offered by EA is a cost-effective, research-based early reading intervention that works. Future Forward’s program model is proven to improve student reading achievement by integrating one-on-one tutoring and family engagement into its design.

Protecting your privacy is fundamental to our mission and business. When we are able to learn a little from you about the technology you have available or are thinking about using, we can direct you to help get the most value out of the technology which you are using. The following summarizes our promises to you.

  • We never sell your data or student data.
  • We never advertise in Future Forward platform.
  • We don’t own the content you add to Future Forward platform.
  • We use the latest security industry best practices to protect you.
  • We are transparent about our practices and will notify you if things change.
  • We are compliant with FERPA, COPPA, and applicable state laws.

This Privacy Policy governs the use of data collected by our websites at Future Forward program and platform. This includes personally identifiable information that we collect from Renaissance Star Early Literacy program, content collected at tutoring sessions and other program sessions conducted via Zoo or other web conferencing software the program uses. Any data collected by Future Forward that can be linked back to an individual student is considered “Student Data”.

By using Future Forward for your child, you agree to this Privacy Policy. You can contact us anytime with questions about this policy at .



Education Analytics, Inc (EA) understands that its customers, visitors, users, and others who use (“User” or “Users”) value their privacy. This Privacy Notice details important information regarding the use and disclosure of User information collected in Future Forward program and platform (“Website”).

Our reference to “you” or “your” means not only Users, but also includes any person or entity who may administer any internal network through which a User may access the Website. A reference to “us” or “we” means Future Forward team at Education Analytics (EA). By using the Future Forward program and Website, You agree to this Privacy Policy and Notice.

Your use of the Website and any personal information you provide on the Website remains subject to the terms of this Privacy Notice and our Terms of Use.



Data that comes from educators, and users of the Future Forward program and platform are collected by EA. Details are listed below:

User Provided information: When you use Future Forward, we collect your name, and email address to verify your identity.

  • Communications: Future Forward collects any information you send to us directly, such as email communication.
  • Cookies Information: When you visit the Website, we may send one or more cookies to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. You can remove cookies with most Web browsers by following its instructions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your Web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent, but some features of the Website may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
  • Log File Information: When you use the Website, our servers automatically record certain information that your Web browser sends whenever you visit any Website. These server logs may include information such as your Web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser language, referring /exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
  • Google Analytics: EA uses Google Analytics to help analyze how visitors use our sites, applications, and online services. Google Analytics collects visitor information like IP addresses, browser types, the accessing app, unique user webpage visits, referring pages and websites. EA does not use Google Analytics to collect any personally identifying information from users. EA uses the data collected in Google Analytics to provide statistical analysis of web page traffic patterns to assist in improving our solutions and services.



  • We only use this information to provide our services to you.
  • Allow you to access and use our program by verifying your identity and storing your Activities.
  • Develop enhancements to Future Forward program and platform relevant for educators, teachers, families and students.
  • Investigate, prevent, and detect activities on our service that we believe may violate the law or applicable regulations.
  • We use both your personally identifiable information and certain non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous User usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, clickstream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Website and to create new features, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing User preferences and trends.
  • We may use cookies, clear GIFS, and log file information to: (a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Website; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information; (c) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, etc.;



Absolutely not. EA and the Future Forward program is a not for profit organization program and are therefore prohibited from commercial activity like advertising as a business. That aside we have no interest in advertising within Future Forward program or platform as it is designed for educator and student and family use only. We never display ads, allow third-party ads, share data for advertising or marketing purposes, or allow data collection by third-party advertisers or data brokers.



We may provide personally identifiable information and non-personally-identifiable information to our partners and sub-contractors for the purpose of processing such information on our behalf such as performing an IT security audit and/or a data security audit to support the educational purpose of the Future Forward program and platform. We require that these parties to agree to process such information in compliance with our privacy policy, and we use reasonable efforts to limit their use of such information and to use other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.

We do not share your personally identifiable information (such as name or email address) with other, third-party companies for their commercial or marketing use. We do not sell your personally identifiable information to third parties.

We may release personally identifiable information and/or non-personally-identifiable information if required to do so by law, or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state and federal laws (such as U.S. Copyright Law) or respond to a court order, subpoena, or search warrant.



We’ve listed all the data we collect in the section above titled “What Information Does EA and Future Forward Collect”. We intentionally limit our data collection to only what we need to provide service via Future Forward program for you.



Any personal information that we have about you comes from the Future Forward program sessions and assessment records. If you want to correct, edit, download, or update information, please work directly with your school, or you can contact us at



EA takes protecting your security and privacy seriously and we’ve put a number of measures in place to protect the integrity of your information, including use of access-controlled data centers, routine 3rd party security audits, restricted employee access to user information, data encryption in transit and encryption of content at rest.

In the event of a security breach, we will notify affected account holders within the amount of time required by law so that you can take steps to keep your data safe.


Changes and updates to this Privacy Notice

EA and Future Forward program’s Privacy Policy may be revised periodically. In the event of a material change in the management of User data, EA will post those changes to update the “Date Last Modified”. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. Your continued use of the Future Forward program and the platform constitutes your agreement to Privacy Policy and any future revisions, and your agreement to regularly check this page for updates.


Date Last Modified
This Privacy Notice was last modified September 1, 2020


Contact Information
Please contact EA with any questions or comments about this Privacy Notice by email: