Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our name is BeSCHOLASTIC and our website address is:


When visitors leave comments on, we collect the following information to help spam detection: data shown in the comments form, visitor’s IP address and browser user agent.

A string from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar to see if you are using the service. [Check the Gravatar service privacy policy here:] If you are using the service, your profile picture will be visible to the public after comment has been approved.


If for any reason you have need to upload images to, do not upload images with embedded location data included (EXIF GPS) if you do not want the public to access those data because visitors to the website can download or extract any location data from images on as they wish.


If you want to leave a comment on our website, you are required to supply your name, email address and website (optional). These information are saved in cookies configured to last for a year for your convenience so that you would not have to enter those details again should you want to make another comment.

If you navigate to our login page, a temporary cookie would be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie takes no personal data and is immediately dumped when you close your browser.

When you register as a subscriber and log in, we save your login information and your screen display choices via cookies. Login cookies would normally last for two days while screen options cookies last for one year. For subscribers that select “Remember Me” during login, their login cookies will persist for two weeks. The login cookies are removed when they log out of their account.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.) from other websites. Such embedded contents always behave in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the source website.

Depending on their own privacy policy, these other websites may collect data about you, use cookies, additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction as if you have an account and are logged in to those websites.

Who we share your data with

If you forget your password and request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset mail sent to the email address associated with your account.

How long we retain your data

We retain your comment and its metadata indefinitely. We do this so as to be able to recognize and automatically approve any follow-up comments, and not to hold them in moderation queue.

For visitors who decide to register on our website as subscribers, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. Apart from their usernames which cannot be changed, users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time. Website admins can also see and edit those information.

Where we send your data

We may pass your comments through an automated spam detection service.