Updated May 2016
Not yet reviewed
About Common Sense Privacy Ratings
Meets our minimum requirements for privacy and security practices.
Does not meet our recommendations for privacy and security practices.
Every privacy rating includes a score. A higher score (up to 100%) means the product provides more transparent privacy policies with better practices to protect user data.
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Subjects & Skills
Critical Thinking, Character & SEL
Warning Basic evaluation
- Privacy policies do not indicate a version or effective date.
- Unclear whether data are sold or rented to third parties.
- Unclear whether data are shared for third-party advertising and/or marketing.
- Behavioral or targeted advertising is displayed.
- Data are collected by third-party advertising or tracking services.
- Data are used to track and target advertisements on other third-party websites or services.
- Data profiles are created and used for data enhancement, and/or targeted advertisements.
Featured review by
Jules G. , Classroom teacher
Jules G. , Classroom teacher
Safe search engine and encyclopedia for younger kids to research different topics in class and at home.
In class it's a simple, safe web search to use when researching topics and kids find using Kiddle enjoyable. No need for a subscription as it's free and no logins for children/school/class. The encyclopedia section is good as well as their search. Most articles the children come across are easy to understand, however some articles could be a "little simpler" for their target demographic. There are ads, but navigating them and understanding the difference between ads and content is also a lesson ...Read full review
How safe is this product?
Unclear whether this product supports interactions between trusted users and/or students.
Unclear whether this product displays personal information publicly.
User-created content is filtered for personal information before being made publicly visible.
What rights do I have to the data?
Unclear whether users can create or upload content.
Unclear whether this product provides processes to access and review user data.
Unclear whether this product provides processes to modify inaccurate data.
Ads & Tracking
Are there advertisements or tracking?
Unclear whether data are shared for third-party advertising and/or marketing.
Unclear whether this product displays traditional or contextual advertisements.
Behavioral or targeted advertising is displayed.
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