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Privacy Policy

As part of the registration process, members are asked to submit limited personal information in order to create an account. This information is kept confidential and is not (and will not be) shared with or sold to third-parties except in such exceptional circumstances that we may be required to do so by law.

Email Marketing & Mailing Lists
Subscribers to our newsletter consent to receiving occasional marketing emails: these emails are from us and are focused on teaching resources relating to metacognition and education. We will also send marketing emails relating to our sister project '' which specialises in philosophy teaching resources as well as exclusive offers in relation to the resources there. We will not give your contact details to other organisations aside from those mentioned below. If you have received such a marketing email by mistake please do not hesitate to contact us as we will happily remove you from our mailing list, you can also find 'unsubscribe' links at the bottom of the email.

Third-party data processing

The Global Metacognition Institute uses the following organisations, who process your personal data, in order to provide its products and services to you.

All organisations which The Global Metacognition Institute works with comply to the relevant legislation, including the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), and are monitored and audited frequently.

  • Wix: For hosting of data for &

  • Google: For statistical analysis of your interactions with &

  • PayPal: Operate, host and provide the functionality required for our customers to make secure online credit/debit card payments.

Cookies are used on this shopping site to keep track of the contents of your shopping cart.  They are also used after you have logged on as part of that process. You can turn off cookies within your browser by going to 'Tools | Internet Options | Privacy' and selecting to block cookies. If you turn off cookies, you will be unable to place orders or benefit from the other features that use cookies.


Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics software (Universal Analytics) to collect information about how you use The Global Metacognition Institute’s websites ( & We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on &

  • how long you spend on each & page

  • how you got to the site

  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We do not collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.

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