Other Resources for K-12
May 8, 2017 | New York University School of Law
The Proverbial “Permanent Record”
This paper examines where permanent record concerns point to issues that have yet to be addressed by policymakers, and it suggests mechanisms to clarify the debate and better address stakeholder fears by providing a better privacy infrastructure.
May 8, 2017 | Intel Education
Don’t Have your “Head in the Clouds” with Metadata
This resource helps local education officials understand some actions they can take to properly manage student data and protect against breaches.
May 8, 2017 | Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
Privacy in Education: Guide for Parents and Adult Age Students
This paper provides an overview of privacy related legislation for parents and adult-age students, covers emerging security issues, and offers answers to specific questions about student rights under existing law.
May 8, 2017 | Journal of Law and Education
Legal Implications of Using Digital Technology in Public Schools: Effects on Privacy
This article discusses the potential risks to students when districts incorporate technology by considering who is collecting data and why it is problematic. The article then takes a look at how student privacy is compromised and who are the likely responsible parties for data breaches. It also discusses student expectations with respect to technology in the classroom.
May 8, 2017 | Notre Dame Law Review
Generation C: Childhood, Code, and Creativity
This resource discusses the role of technology in our modern era and its impact on children. The article argues that childhood needs to be better defined in the legal arena because of changes in technology, and advocates a two-pronged approach to digital childhood: first, that a strong version of the minority capacity doctrine be adopted for contracts […]
May 8, 2017 | Marquette Law Review
Fun with Dick and Jane and Lawrence: A Primer on Education Privacy as Constitutional Liberty
This article discusses concepts related to privacy derived from caselaw and other broader sources, and how these concepts apply to children’s privacy with respect to student data.
May 8, 2017 | Southern Regional Education Board
SREB Data Privacy and Security Policy Brief
This resource outlines some of the challenges associated with data privacy and security, and outlines policy solutions that state and local education officials can use to ensure that student data is protected from breaches while maintaining the ability to benefit from the use of data for educational purposes.