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CT Data Protection and Privacy Frequently Asked Questions

May 20, 2017 | Connecticut State Department of Education

CT Data Protection and Privacy Frequently Asked Questions

This guidance is an overview of how the state of Connecticut complies with all federal laws including Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), state statutes, and guidelines to protect confidential data.

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Model: DC Nonregulatory Guidance: Confidentiality of Student Information

May 20, 2017 | DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education

Model: DC Nonregulatory Guidance: Confidentiality of Student Information

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE), Division of Specialized Education (DSE), issued the “Confidentiality of Student Information Policy” on January 27, 2014. The Policy is effective as of March 3, 2014. All local education agencies (LEAs) and applicable public agencies are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality of personally identifiable information in the […]

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Broward County Security Incident Handling Guidelines

May 20, 2017 | Broward County Public Schools

Broward County Security Incident Handling Guidelines

The School Board of Broward County, Florida is devoted to protecting the security and confidentiality of personal information. These guidelines address how the District will respond to the unauthorized access of computerized data (as well as data created and maintained in other formats) containing personal information.

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Model: Idaho Model Student Data Privacy and Security Policy

May 20, 2017 | Idaho State Board of Education

Model: Idaho Model Student Data Privacy and Security Policy

The efficient collection, analysis, and storage of student information is essential to improve the education of our students. As the use of student data has increased and technology has advanced, the need to exercise care in the handling of confidential student information has intensified.  This model policy was developed by the state Idaho to guide […]

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Illinois Data Access and Use Policy and Procedures

May 20, 2017 | Illinois State Board of Education

Illinois Data Access and Use Policy and Procedures

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) collects a large amount of valuable data, including personally identifiable data, and takes seriously the responsibility of maintaining this data in a way that is secure and respects the privacy of parents, students, and teachers. When used correctly, analysis of this data serves to inform program evaluation and […]

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Louisiana’s Plan to Protect Student Privacy

May 20, 2017 | Louisiana Department of Education

Louisiana’s Plan to Protect Student Privacy

Louisiana’s Data Governance and Privacy Guidebook provides a framework for establishing data governance at the local educational agencies (LEA) and school level. It attempts to offer best practices, action steps, and responsibilities regarding data governance and student privacy; however, it is not intended to provide legal advice, and the laws referenced in this guidebook may […]

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