The A-B-C's of Student Directory Information

FERPA allows schools and districts to designate certain basic student information as directory information, and share that information without consent if certain additional requirements are met. This video describes why a school would want to use designated student directory information and the types of information that fall into this category. It also explains the process that schools and districts must adhere to when designating directory information.

Early Childhood Educators
Education Technology Vendors
K-12 School Officials
Parents and Students
Postsecondary School Officials
Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA)