States Must Fill the Gaps: Role for Federal Government in Safeguarding Student Data Privacy

Organization: National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE)
Author: Khaliah Barnes, Electronic Privacy Information Center
Published: May 2, 2016

More can and should be done at both the state and federal levels to protect student privacy. Congress should bolster federal baseline student privacy protections and not preempt states from enacting laws that provide additional protections.