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What does it take to protect student privacy?

June 18, 2015 | Ferpa Sherpa

What does it take to protect student privacy?

We often discuss privacy in terms of what needs to be done to protect student data but the thing that has become clear in my conversations with different stakeholders is the need to focus on providing training and awareness to everyone involved in working with student data.

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A very busy week for FERPA

May 21, 2015 | Ferpa Sherpa

A very busy week for FERPA

It has been a very very busy week for FERPA and it reminds me of Eric Carle’s The Very Busy Spider – the spider wouldn’t stop building her web.

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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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An invitation for comments on student data privacy

November 28, 2014 | Ferpa Sherpa

An invitation for comments on student data privacy

The National Association of Secondary School Principals has an initiative to provide policy recommendations to ensure the protection of student data privacy and appropriate use of student data to improve teaching and learning in the classroom.

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