May 20, 2017 | Denver Public Schools
Model Webpage: Denver Online Learning Tool Permission Form
This model resource makes parents aware of federal laws and regulations that apply to the use of technology to support classrooms, and require parent consent in order to be most effective.
May 17, 2017 | Amelia Vance
The Top 10: Student Privacy News (April – May 2017)
The Future of Privacy Forum tracks student privacy news very closely, and shares relevant news stories with our newsletter subscribers.* Approximately every month, we post “The Top 10,” a blog with our top student privacy stories. The Top 10 A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill that would overturn a federal prohibition on tracking the […]
May 16, 2017 | Ohio Department of Education
Model: Ohio 2014 Data Privacy Report
Ohio law requires the superintendent of public instruction to submit to the governor and Ohio General Assembly, by Dec. 31, 2014, this report recommending how the Ohio Department of Education is to collect, use and protect student data. The report outlines the types of student records the department collects, how it governs student data management […]
May 15, 2017 | State Scoop
Louisiana schools struggle with strict privacy law
This article discusses how in Louisiana, a new law bars school districts from sharing personally identifiable information without parental consent, but administrators say the bill goes too far.
May 15, 2017 | Colorado Department of Education
Model: How is Education Data Used? (Colorado)
This guidance helps guide parents, teachers, schools, districts and state leaders as they work together to improve student achievement so all children graduate ready for college and career. While using data effectively to guide improvement in instruction and student achievement, the Colorado Department of Education provides this guide to show how it handles its responsibility to protect student […]
May 12, 2017 | Intel Education
Student Privacy Consideration for Parents
Parents should not only be involved with their child’s home technology use, but also be familiar with the data privacy policies and practices of their child’s school. This resource provides parents with information on these privacy practices.