The National Writing Project (NWP) is committed to your right to privacy. To that end, NWP has adopted the following privacy policies with regard to the online collection of personal information.

Your Personal Information—What We Collect and Why

The National Writing Project requires an email address to subscribe to blog posts and periodic newsletters. Your email address is visible to staff administrators of Write/Learn/Lead. NWP will use your email address for official purposes only. NWP does not sell your personal information to third parties for commerce-related or marketing purposes.

Opting Out of Email

National Writing Project members can control how they receive information from the Write/Learn/Lead website by contacting us.

External Links

The Write/Learn/Lead website contains links to other independently run websites outside the domain. NWP is not responsible for the security and privacy practices or content of these external websites.


Similar to other websites, this site utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and Web server logs to collect information about how this site is used. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at this site, and the websites visited just before and just after our site.

Certain Disclosures

We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law or comply with legal process served on us or affiliated parties; (b) protect and defend our rights and property, our site, the users of our site, and/or our affiliated parties; (c) act under circumstances to protect the safety of users of our site, us, or third parties.

Your Agreement

Use of this site constitutes acknowledgment and agreement of this privacy policy. We reserve the right to change all or part of this privacy policy at any time. Changes will be posted and your use of the site after such changes constitutes acceptance of the updated privacy policy.

Contact Information

If you have any questions, please contact us.