Kids and Family - Privacy Policy


For Families Visiting

You have trusted us for many years to make safe and quality content that family members of all ages can enjoy. In the cyberspace world, this trust is even more important to your family, and to To ensure our website stays safe and fun, we make the following promises:

In almost all activities, the information we collect is non-personal (such as first name, age, city and state). If you enter a contest, send us a question or send an electronic postcard, we will also ask for an email address. We only collect enough information from our visitors to make activities on fun and interesting.

If you submit stories, artwork, comments or anything else to us which is posted on our website, you will be identified on our website only by first name, age, city and state.

If you send us an email with a question or comment, or enter one of our contests, we will write back using your email address, but we will not keep the address or use it again.

If you ask to send an electronic postcard or email message, we will ask for your first name and email address as well as the email address of the person who will receive the postcard. We will only use this information to send the postcard or message, and we will delete the information after the postcard or message is sent.

No one will be excluded from our website for not providing personal information. When we do ask for personal information (like an email address), we will only keep it until that particular activity is complete. We will not share this information with a third party.

If we know a visitor is under the age of thirteen, we will collect a parent?s permission offline (by postal mail, fax or phone) before we mail any prizes, or collect or share personal information with anyone else. We also promise to help families and communities find the information they need to use the Internet safely and responsibly.

When a website is partially funded by outside sponsors, we will mark any underwriter logos with a ?sponsored by? tag. We choose our underwriters carefully to ensure their company?s products and services fit WPBT2?s standards. will not contain advertisements promoting e-commerce or direct links to e-commerce.

South Florida PBS cannot be assured that third-party links to outside websites follow our safety or privacy guidelines, we encourage families to discuss these choices together. We are not responsible for the content or safety and privacy practices at any website linked from our pages.

Your family?s use of this website is conditioned on your having accepted these terms. You should check back to this policy frequently, since it is subject to change from time to time, and your continued use of the website is conditioned upon your acceptance of any modifications hereto.

We want to make this website a place where families can surf together, and where parents and caregivers are happy to have their children interact, learn and play. If you have any comments or questions, we?re happy to hear them. This is, after all, your website!

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this policy, send us an email at You may also contact us at:, ? WPBT2 South Florida PBS, P.O. Box 610002, Miami, FL 33261.