Report of the Student Data Privacy Task Force Presented to the General Law Committee Connecticut General Assembly

Author: Connecticut Student Data Privacy Task Force
Published: March 25, 2019

This report addresses issues pertaining to the protection of student data, information, content, and records as governed under Connecticut Public Acts 16-189 (CGS §§ Chap. 170, Sect. 10-234aa – dd), 17-200, and 18-125. Appointed members of the Task Force gathered in the winter of 2019 to review the concerns that those statutes identify, as articulated in Section 5 of Public Act 18-125. They studied these matters as well as other issues relating to the protection of student data. This report provides a series of recommendations that the task force members have collectively assembled, reflecting their own expertise, research into national best practices and precedents, and the interests of the constituents they represent.