As we create this site with the intention of best-serving the educational needs of learners, it is important to us to learn about how you use it.

We are currently trying out Google Analytics software to see if it provides us with this data. Google have asked users of their software to include the following privacy statement:

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

If you have strong feelings about the use of such software or experience of evaluating educational websites that you'd be able to share with us, please contact us via the feedback page.

The creators of mathsurgery make no attempt to collect other data about its users and are bound by the terms of our educational use policy with wikispaces to refrain from any commercial activity on this site.

Wikispaces does collect 'hits' and 'edits' data for all its wikis, but these are aggregated and anonymous. Here's a sample screen shot:
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