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A FERPA Rewrite?

April 10, 2015 | Ferpa Sherpa

A FERPA Rewrite?

This year, student data privacy seems to be more popular than ever. Consider this, as of March 5th, there were 138 bills addressing student data privacy.

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A Privacy Dilemma

February 5, 2015 | Ferpa Sherpa

A Privacy Dilemma

What do you do when you are faced with a privacy dilemma? This week, one of my children brought home a consent form; and it wasn’t for a field trip.

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Trust and Privacy in Education

January 29, 2015 | Ferpa Sherpa

Trust and Privacy in Education

It’s been a busy month for data privacy. We had Data Privacy Day,President Obama announced new privacy protections for students and the Department of Education is working on a National Education Technology Plan.

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