This website forms part of the Barefoot Computing project run by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT.

In order to access our free materials, you need to complete a registration process. We collect names, emails and school/organisation addresses during the registration process. We do not share this information with anyone else who is not directly connected with the delivery of the Barefoot project.

We use this information to provide you with access to our materials and carry out administration, statistical analysis and reporting on how our website is used.

By registering with our site you agree to receiving emails from Barefoot regarding the project. You can remove your name from our email list by emailing [email protected] or clicking unsubscribe on the newsletter.

We use cookies on our website so you are able to log on to view our materials and we can analyse how our site is being used. They do not identify you personally and they enable us to improve our website.

If you have any questions regarding our privacy policy or the use of your information, you can email [email protected]

The BCS Data Protection and Privacy Policy provides full detail of your rights in connection with any personal data you supply on this website.

By using our website you are agreeing that we can use cookies in accordance with this policy.

1. Some of our web pages use cookies. A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer’s hard disk so that the website can remember who you are.

2. When you access our website or login to our secure area we send you an encrypted session cookie. A session cookie is a temporary cookie that only remains in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the site. This cookie is used to validate your access to different parts of the site.

3. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help this website analyse how users use the site. The cookie used by Google Analytics on this website is Channel ID from domain googletagmanager.com

4. Disabling/ Enabling Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you will not be able to login to the website if cookies are disabled. You can also manually remove cookies from your system. For more information on disabling and enabling cookies you should search for or lookup ‘Cookies’ in your Operating System Documentation.

5. Cookies set by us

When you access our website or login to your account we use a number of cookies to enhance your experience. These cookies only last for the duration of your web session and are as follows.

Cookies set by us include: Activitylink, BareFootUserID, BareFootUserType, Classlength, Conceptlink, Curriculum, Curriculumlink, Curriculumval, Keystage, Latestaction, ResourceType, Search, curriculumId

In accessing our website, you agree:

1. to use the materials on this website only in accordance to the Open Government License

2. not to re-use any images without the permission of the copyright holder

3. to acknowledge Barefoot as the source of the materials if you reuse it elsewhere

If you register and supply your personal details to us through this website then you consent to our maintaining, recording, holding and using such personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy

The Barefoot website has been designed to be accessible to the widest possible audience.

We have worked with the Disability Accessibility Centre to achieve accreditation to confirm that this website is compliant with the WCAG 2.0 AA accessibility standard.


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