FERPA: Protecting Student Privacy

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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student educational records. This course covers when (and when not) to release student records to avoid FERPA violations.

This program will help learners:

  • Describe FERPA
  • List student rights under FERPA
  • Detail what are (and what are not) student records
  • Recognize common exceptions to the law

 

Administration, faculty, graduate students, and teaching assistants at higher education institutions can benefit from this online course.

 

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    The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student educational records. This course covers when (and when not) to release student records to avoid FERPA violations.

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    This program will help learners:

    • Describe FERPA
    • List student rights under FERPA
    • Detail what are (and what are not) student records
    • Recognize common exceptions to the law

     

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    Administration, faculty, graduate students, and teaching assistants at higher education institutions can benefit from this online course.

     

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