FERPA 101: For Local Education Agencies

Saturday, September 8, 2012

This online training course was developed by PTAC as an introduction to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), and its requirements relating to the privacy and security of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) in student records.  This course addresses FERPA basics, explores requirements for the protection of student records for Local Education Agencies (LEAs), addresses who may and may not access student records, when those records may be shared, and discusses several of the applicable exceptions to the FERPA requirement for consent.

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Course duration 30-40 minutes.

Audience: 
K-12 School Officials
Topics: 
Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA)