Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Information

GCS is committed to complying with applicable information security requirements and relevant information security standards and protocols. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following:

  • The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA)
  • Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)

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Children's Online Privacy Protection Act - COPPA

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, (15 U.S.C 6501, et seq.,) which prohibits unfair or deceptive acts or practices in connection with the collection, use, and/or disclosure of personal information from and about children under the age of 13 on the Internet.

Complying with COPPA

The following links provide additional information and frequently asked questions regarding COPPA compliance:

GCS Employees 

Information on the approved app usage guidelines

*Must be logged in to GCS Google


Approved Instructional Websites - Updated Monthly*

*This approved list is subject to change and should be checked regularly.

Company Status Expiration
Date
Privacy
Policy
Terms of
Service
Achieve 3000, Inc Approved October, 2021 Privacy Policy for Achieve 3000, Inc Terms of Service for Achieve 3000, Inc
ActivEd - Walkabout Approved February, 2022 Privacy Policy for ActivEd - Walkabout Our data sharing agreement
Actively Learn Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Actively Learn Terms of Service for Actively Learn
Adobe Creative Cloud - for students age 14 and older Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for Adobe Terms of Service for Adobe
Albert Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Albert Terms of Service for Albert
Algebra Nation Approved August, 2022 Privacy Policy for Algebra Nation Nothing Online
Amplified IT, LLC Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for Amplified Terms of Service for Amplified
Anchor.fm - ONLY with verifiable parental consent *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Anchor.fm Terms of Service for Anchor.fm
Autocrat *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Autocrat Terms of Service for Autocrat
Benchmark Universe Access & Clever Introduction Approved May, 2021 Privacy Policy for Benchmark Universe Access & Clever Introduction Terms of Service for Benchmark Universe Access & Clever Introduction
Book Creator App Approved June, 2023 Privacy Policy for Book Creator Terms of Service for Book Creator
BookNook Approved July, 2024 Privacy Policy for BookNook Terms of Service for BookNook
BrainPOP Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for BrainPOP Terms of Service for BrainPOP
Buncee - Classroom and Schools & District subscription accounts only Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Buncee Terms of Service for Buncee
Career Safe Online Approved November, 2024 Privacy Policy for Career Safe Online Terms of Service for Career Safe Online
Carnegie Learning Approved August, 2021 Privacy Policy for Carnegie Learning Terms of Service for Carnegie Learning
Cengage - National Geographic Approved July, 2026 Privacy Policy for Cengage - National Geographic Terms of Service for Cengage - National Geographic
Certiport (a business of NCS Pearson, Inc) Approved April, 2023 Privacy Policy for Certiport (a business of NCS Pearson, Inc) Terms of Service for Certiport (a business of NCS Pearson, Inc)
Classcraft Approved April 2024 Privacy Policy for Classcraft Terms of Service for Classcraft
ClassFlow Approved January, 2023 Privacy Policy for ClassFlow Terms of Service for ClassFlow
ClassFlow, ActivCast Chrome Extension *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
January, 2023 Privacy Policy for ClassFlow Terms of Service for ClassFlow
Clever Inc. Approved November, 2020 Privacy Policy for Clever Inc. Terms of Service for Clever Inc.
Co-Writer - Don Johnston. Approved February, 2023 Privacy Policy for Co-Writer - Don Johnston Terms of Service for Co-Writer - Don Johnston
Code HS Approved July, 2024 Privacy Policy for Code HS Terms of Service for Code HS
CommonLit Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for commonLIt Terms of Service for ComminLit
Communities in Schools of Greenville County Approved May, 2024 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Curriculum Associates Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Curriculum Associates Terms of Service for Curriculum Associates
CW Publications Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for CW Publications Terms of Service for CW Publications
Defined STEM Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Defined STEM Terms of Service for Defined STEM
Desmos Approved February, 2024 Privacy Policy for Desmos Terms of Service for Desmos
Discovery Education Approved May, 2023 Privacy Policy for Discovery Terms of Service for Discovery
DocHub - Faculty Staff use only *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
February, 2025 Privacy Policy for DocHub Terms of Service for DocHub
Dreambox Learning Approved October, 2022 Privacy Policy for Dreambox Learning Terms of Service for Dreambox Learning
Easy CBM by Riverside Insights *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
February, 2025 Privacy Policy for Easy CBM Nothing Online
Econlowdown Approved May, 2025 Privacy Policy for Econlowdown Nothing Online
Ed Club, Inc - Typing Club Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Typing Club Terms of Service for Typing Club
Edgenuity Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Edgenuity Terms of Service for Edgneuity
Edhesive - only students age 14 and older *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
September, 2024 Privacy Policy for Edhesive Terms of Service for Edhesive
Edmentum Approved September, 2021 Privacy Policy for Edmentum Terms of Service for Edmentum
Edmodo Approved February, 2022 Privacy Policy for Edmodo Terms of Service for Edmodo
EdPuzzle Approved March, 2022 Privacy Policy for EdPuzzle Terms of Service for EdPuzzle
edscratchapp.com Approved April, 2023 Privacy Policy for edscratchapp.com Terms of Service for edscratchapp.com
Education Galaxy Approved April, 2023 Privacy Policy for Education Galaxy Nothing Online for Education Galaxy
Edulastic by Snapwhiz Approved October, 2024 Privacy Policy for Edulastic by Snapwhiz Terms of Service for Edulastic by Snapwhiz
Emaze - ONLY for student 14 and older Approved December, 2023 Privacy Policy for Emaze Terms of Service for Emaze
EOS Approved December, 2026 Privacy Policy for EOS Nothing Online
for EOS
Epic! Books *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
Unknown Privacy Policy for Epic! Books Terms of Service for Epic! Books
ESGI Approved February, 2025 Privacy Policy for ESGI Terms of Service for ESGI
Everfi Approved March, 2023 Privacy Policy for Everfi Terms of Service for Everfi
Evolution Labs - Suite 360 Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for Evolution Labs Terms of Service for Evolution Labs
Explore Learning - Gizmos Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Explorelearning Gizmos Terms of Service for ExploreLearning Gizmos
Explore Learning - Reflex Math Approved April, 2023 Privacy Policy for Explore Learning - Reflex Math Terms of Service for Explore Learning - Reflex Math
FastBridge Learning, LLC Approved February, 2022 Privacy Policy for FastBridge Learning, LLC Terms of Service for FastBridge Learning, LLC
First in Math Approved August, 2023 Privacy Policy for First in Math Terms of Service for First in Math
FitnessGram Approved Unk Privacy Policy for FitnessGram Terms of Service for FitnessGram
Flipgrid Approved February, 2023 Privacy Policy for Flipgrid Terms of Service for Flipgrid
Flocabulary Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Flocabulary Terms of Service for Flocabulary
Follett for Destiny Approved August, 2023 Privacy Policy for Follet Terms of Service for Follet
Foothills Family Resources Approved April, 2023 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Form Limiter (G Suite Store) - For staff use ONLY *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Form Limiter Terms of Service for Form Limiter
Freckle Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Freckle Nothing Online
GeoGebra Approved September, 2024 Privacy Policy for GeoGebra Terms of Service for GeoGebra
Gimkit *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Gimkit Terms of Service for Gimkit
glideapps.com *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for glideapps.com Terms of Service for glideapps.com
GoGuardian *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
June, 2024 Privacy Policy for GoGuardian Terms of Service for GoGuardian
Google Apps for Education (ISAE 3402 type II SOC 2 audited and achieved ISO27001 certification) Approved   Privacy Policy for Google Apps for Education Terms of Service for Google Apps for Education
Grace Notes, LLC - Sight Reading Factory Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Sight Reading Factory Terms of Service for Sight Reading Factory
Grackledocs Approved February, 2025 Privacy Policy for Grackledocs Terms of Service for Grackledocs
Grade Cam Approved September, 2024 Privacy Policy for Grade Cam Terms of Service for Grade Cam
Graphical Analysis 4 by Vernier *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
January, 2025 Privacy Policy for Graphical Analysis 4 by Vernier Terms of Service for Graphical Analysis 4 by Vernier
Greenville County Library System Approved July, 2024 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Hero K12 *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
October, 2024 Privacy Policy for Hero K12 Terms of Service for Hero K12
HSTRY LTD - Sutori Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Sutori Terms of Service for Sutori
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company Approved March, 2022 Privacy Policy for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company Terms of Service for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
ICEV online Approved February, 2025 Privacy Policy for ICEV online Terms of Service for ICEV online
Images Approved June, 2023 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Imagine Learning Approved August, 2021 Privacy Policy for Imagine Learning Terms of Service for Imagine Learning
Immerse2Learn Approved June, 2025 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Innovation first - Vexcode IQ and V5 Blocks *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
March, 2025 Privacy Policy for Innovation first nothing online
iTutor.com *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
October, 2024 nothing online nothing online
IXL Approved October, 2021 Privacy Policy for IXL Terms of Service for IXL
Insert Learning Approved June, 2024 Privacy Policy for Insert Learning Terms of Service for Insert Learning
Kamihq Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for Kamihq Nothing Online
Keys Innovative Solutions Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Keys Innovative Solutions Terms of Service for Keys Innovative Solutions
Kimono LLC Approved June, 2021 Privacy Policy for Kimono LLC Terms of Service for Kimono LLC
Knowledge Matters Virtual Business for HS - High School Students only *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
December 2024 Privacy Policy for Knowledge Matters Nothing Online
Kyte Learning *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Kyte Learning Terms of Service for Kyte Learning
Language Line Services, Inc Approved Unk Privacy Policy for Language Line Services, Inc Nothing Online
for Language Line Services, Inc
LANGUAGE! Live with Voyager Sopris Learning, Inc Approved March, 2022 Privacy Policy for LANGUAGE! Live with Voyager Sopris Learning, Inc Terms of Service for LANGUAGE! Live with Voyager Sopris Learning, Inc
Learning A-Z Approved March, 2022 Privacy Policy for Learning A-Z Terms of Service for Learning A-Z
Learning without Tears Approved September, 2022 Privacy Policy for Learning without Tears Terms of Service for Learning without Tears
Lego Education Approved February, 2024 Privacy Policy for Lego Education Terms of Service for Lego Education
Lexia Learning - Core 5 Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Lexia Learning Terms of Service for Lexia Learning
LightSail, Inc Approved January, 2022 Privacy Policy for LightSail, Inc Terms of Service for LightSail, Inc
Literably Approved September, 2021 Privacy Policy for Literably Terms of Service for Literably
Little Steps Approved February, 2024 Nothing online Nothing online
LiveSchool Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Liveschool Terms of Service for Liveschool
Mastery Connect Approved September, 2021 Privacy Policy for Mastery Connect Terms of Service for Mastery Connect
Math Fluintcy Approved September, 2023 Nothing online Nothing online
McGraw-Hill - ALEKS Approved April, 2024 Privacy Policy for McGraw-Hill - ALEKS Terms of Service for McGraw-Hill - ALEKS
Microburst Learning - EmployABILITY Software Approved August, 2024 Nothing Online Nothing Online
MIND Research Institute - ST Math Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for MIND Research Institute - ST Math Terms of Service for MIND Research Institute - ST Math
MindPlay, Inc Approved December, 2020 Privacy Policy for MindPlay, Inc Terms of Service for MindPlay, Inc
MobyMax Approved October, 2022 Privacy Policy for MobyMax Terms of Service for MobyMax
Music First Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for Music First Terms of Service for Music First
My Homework App Approved September, 2022 Privacy Policy for My Homework App Terms of Service for My Homework App
Mystery Science - Teacher use only *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
December 2024 Privacy Policy for Mystery Science Terms of Service for Mystery Science
NBC Learn *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
February, 2025 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Nearpod Approved March, 2023 Privacy Policy for Nearpod Terms of Service for Nearpod
New Tech Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for New Tech Terms of Service for New Tech
Newsela Approved June, 2023 Privacy Policy for Newsela Terms of Service for Newsela
Newseum ED - Students 14 and older Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Newseum Not online
NGU Print Hub Approved July, 2023 Not online Not online
No Red Ink Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for No Red Ink Terms of Service for No Red Ink
Noodle Tools Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Noodle Tools Terms of Service for Noodle Tools
Office 365 for Education Approved   Privacy Policy for Office 365 for Education Terms of Service for Office 365 for Education
OverDrive Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for OverDrive Terms of Service for OverDrive
Paul H Brooks Publishing Approved August, 2022 Privacy Policy for Paul H Brooks Publishing Terms of Service for Paul H Brooks Publishing
Pear Deck Approved January, 2023 Privacy Policy for Pear Deck Terms of Service for Pear Deck
PhET Interactive Simulations *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
June, 2024 Privacy Policy for PhET Interactive Simulations Terms of Service for PhET Interactive Simulations
Phoenix Center Approved March, 2024 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Pivot Interactives - ONLY students 14 and older Approved January, 2024 Privacy Policy for Pivot Interactives Terms of Service for Pivot Interactives
Planet HS Approved August, 2022 Privacy Policy for Planet HS Terms of Service for Planet HS
Plickers *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Plickers Terms of Service for Plickers
Project Lead the Way Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Project Lead the Way Terms of Service for Project Lead the Way
Proximity Learning Approved February, 2023 Privacy Policy for Proximity Learning Terms of Service for Proximity Learning
Public Education Partners Approved July, 2019 Nothing Online Nothing Online
Quaver Music Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for Quaver Music Terms of Service for Quaver Music
Quizizz *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
December, 2024 Privacy Policy for Quizizz Terms of Service for Quizizz
Read Aloud Add-on *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
  Privacy Policy for Read Aloud nothing online
ReadyRosie Approved August, 2023 Privacy Policy for Ready Rosie Terms of Service for Ready Rosie
Remind - Paid version only Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Remind Terms of Service for Remind
Renaissance Learning Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Renaissance Learning Terms of Service for Renaissance Learning
Ripple Effects Approved April, 2024 Privacy Policy for Ripple Effects Nothing Online
Ron Clark Academy House System *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
April, 2025  Privacy Policy for Ron Clark Academy House System Terms of Service for Ron Clark Academy House System
Rosetta Stone Approved January, 2024 Privacy Policy for Rosetta Stone Terms of Service for Rosetta Stone
SAM Labs *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
February, 2025  Privacy Policy for SAM Labs Terms of Service for SAM Labs
Savvas Learning *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
July, 2025  Privacy Policy for Savvas Learning Terms of Service for Savvas Learning
Scholastic Inc. Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for Scholastic Inc. Terms of Service for Scholastic Inc.
Schoolinks Approved February, 2025 Privacy Policy for Schoolinks Terms of Service for Schoolinks
Schoology Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for Schoolology Terms of Service for Schoolology
Scientific Learning Approved August, 2022 Privacy Policy for Scientific Learning Terms of Service for Scientific Learning
Screencastify  Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Screencastify Terms of Service for Screencastify
SCUTA Approved September, 2024 Privacy Policy for SCUTA Terms of Service for SCUTA
SeeSaw Approved February, 2023 Privacy Policy for SeeSaw Terms of Service for SeeSaw
Shmoop Approved January, 2024 Privacy Policy for Shmoop Terms of Service for Shmoop
SkillsUsa.org Approved July, 2025 Privacy Policy for SkillsUsa.org Nothing Online
SmartMusic by MakeMusic Approved October, 2024 Privacy Policy for SmartMusic by MakeMusic Terms of Service for SmartMusic by MakeMusic
Snap and Read Approved February, 2023 Privacy Policy for Snap and Read Terms of Service for Snap and Read
Socrative Approved April, 2024 Privacy Policy for Socrative Terms of Service for Socrative
Sora Approved November, 2022 Privacy Policy for Sora Terms of Service for Sora
Soundtrap - Education Version ONLY Approved November, 2023 Privacy Policy for Soundtrap Terms of Service for Soundtrap
Spelling City *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
January, 2025 Privacy Policy for Spelling City Terms of Service for Spelling City
Sphero Edu Approved July, 2022 Privacy Policy for Sphero Edu Terms of Service for Sphero Edu
Starfall *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for Starfall Terms of Service for Starfall
Strawbridge Studios Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Strawbridge Studios Nothing online
STEM Fuse Approved February, 2024 Privacy Policy for STEM Fuse Terms of Service for STEM Fuse
Storyboard That Approved April, 2024 Privacy Policy for Storyboard That Terms of Service for Storyboard That
Stukent Approved April, 2024 Privacy Policy for Stukent Terms of Service for Stukent
Suite 360 - Evolution Labs Approved July, 2023 Privacy Policy for Suite 360 - Evolution Labs Terms of Service for Suite 360 - Evolution Labs
Swivl, Inc - For teacher use only *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
November, 2024 Privacy Policy for Swivl Terms of Service for Swivl
Teach Upbeat, LLC Approved October, 2024 Privacy Policy for Teach Upbeat, LLC Nothing Online
TextHelp Approved February, 2025 Privacy Policy for TextHelp Nothing Online
TI-NSPIRE CX Premium Teacher Software *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for TI-NSPIRE CX Premium Teacher Software Terms of Service for TI-NSPIRE CX Premium Teacher Software
Tinkercad Approved August, 2023 Privacy Policy for Tinkercad Terms of Service for Tinkercad
Tooling U - SME *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
November, 2024 Privacy Policy for Tooling U - SME Terms of Service for Tooling U - SME
Train Heroic - ONLY for students 14 and older Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Train Heroic Terms of Service for Train Heroic
TypeTastic Approved October, 2023 Privacy Policy for Typing Quest Terms of Service for Typing Quest
United Way - Greenville Approved June, 2023 Privacy Policy for United Way - Greenville Terms of Service for United Way - Greenville
USATestPrep Approved November, 2021 Privacy Policy for USATestPrep Terms of Service for USATestPrep
VexCode V5 Blocks *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
  Privacy Policy for VexCode V5 Blocks Nothing Online
Waggle, Triumph Learning Approved January, 2021 Privacy Policy for Waggle, Triumph Learning Nothing Online
WeVideo, Inc Approved May, 2022 Privacy Policy for WeVideo, Inc Terms of Service for WeVideo, Inc
WIN Learning Approved March, 2023 Privacy Policy for WIN Learning Terms of Service for WIN Learning
W!se Approved March, 2023 Privacy Policy for W!se Terms of Service for W!se
WWNorton Approved May, 2023 Privacy Policy for WWNorton Terms of Service for WWNorton
Xtramath Approved September, 2023 Privacy Policy for Xtramath Terms of Service for Xtramath
ywp.nanowrimo.org *Approved
*See Usage Guidelines above
N/A Privacy Policy for ywp Terms of Service for ywp