Cookies policy

Use of cookies by the Education Support Partnership

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Name Purpose
Education support has_js This cookie is necessary as it registers whether or not the user has activated JavaScript in their browser. Language lang This session cookie remembers the user’s selected language version of a website. Universal Analytics (Google)
Language lang This session cookie remembers the user’s selected language version of a website.
Universal Analytics (Google)

_ga
_gat
_gid

collect

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. _ga cookies last two years, all the others last only for the session.
Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
Google Adwords Ads/ga-audiences This is a session cookie that is used to engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitors online behaviour across websites.
YouTube cookies

GPS
YSC*
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE*

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We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

GPS - * expires at the end of your session

YSC - * expires at the end of your session
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE - *expires after eight months

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Facebook

tr

fr

Tr is an unclassified session cookie. Fr is used to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real-time bidding from third party advertisers and last three months. For more information from Facebook see here. 
Twitter i/jot/syndication This is an unclassified session cookie. For more information on how Twitter uses cookies see here.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

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