The Government of Manitoba ("Manitoba"), through Manitoba Education, has developed the Manitoba Professional Learning Environment web site (Maple), an online educational community for Manitoba educators that provides access to resources, professional learning services and opportunities for collaboration and interaction.
When you visit our web site, Manitoba’s web server automatically collects the following personal information about you:
This information is collected
Manitoba does not link this information to any other personal information that you may provide.
If you choose to become a member of Maple, Manitoba will also collect the following personal information when you provide it:
This information is collected
If you log onto the Maple web site, Manitoba will also collect the personal information that you provide for your profile, if you choose to have a profile on the website. Examples of personal information that you may choose to provide for your profile are:
The information in your profile will be viewed by other Maple users on the Maple website and will support the collaborative aspect of the network.
If you participate on the Maple web site, Manitoba will also collect the following personal information when you provide it:
This information will be viewed by other Maple users and will support the collaborative aspect of the network.
In respect of any information that you provide to Manitoba, you must provide accurate and complete information and must provide changes to the information, if any, in a timely manner. You may be subject to penalties or fines for providing false or inaccurate information.
The collection of your personal information is necessary for Manitoba to provide you with an opportunity to become a member of Maple. Your personal information is being collected by Manitoba under the authority of clause 36(1)(b) of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba), (“FIPPA”) as it is necessary for and directly related to the Maple service.
Manitoba limits the personal information it collects about you to the minimum amount necessary for the purposes of the Maple service, as described above.
Your personal information is protected by Manitoba under FIPPA. Manitoba cannot use or disclose your information for other purposes unless you consent or Manitoba is authorized to do so by FIPPA.
Manitoba’s collection of your personal information is done in a way that keeps the information secure. The personal information that you provide to Manitoba is encrypted by Secure Sockets layer (SSL), an advanced security system, before it travels to this web site. Manitoba stores your personal information on secure servers and has integrated other security measures to protect the personal information collected by Manitoba.
You may withdraw your consent at any time by contacting the person named below. On the withdrawal of your consent, Manitoba will remove your personal information from the Maple web site, and you will no longer be a member of Maple and will no longer be eligible to receive the Maple service.
If you have any questions about Manitoba’s collection of information about you, please contact:John Finch
General information about Manitoba’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act may be found on Manitoba’s FIPPA web site.