April 21, 2016 | Kobie Pruitt
The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) in partnership with Houston ISD’s Office of Educational Technology have introduced a student-created video campaign to encourage public school students to engage about how to safeguard their privacy and personal data.
The Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) powered by Access 4 Learning has developed a Privacy Contract Framework for schools and educational service providers. SDPC leveraged the work done by the Massachusetts Student Privacy Alliance (MSPA) to create a “common contract” for usage in school districts across the state. MSPA worked in collaboration with schools, districts, […]
Larry Magid, President and CEO of ConnectSafely wrote an article that articulates student rights under FERPA and what parents should know to keep their children safe.
Steve McDonald, General Counsel for the Rhode Island School of Design and well known FERPA expert gives parent’s advice on how to protect their student’s data in an interview with Tracy Mitrano on SafeGov.
FERPA|SHERPA provides service providers, parents, school officials, and policymakers easy access to laws, best practices, and guidelines that are essential to understanding education privacy. FERPA|Sherpa is a project of the Future of Privacy Forum, Data Quality Campaign and partners.
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