Section 1: FERPA-Protecting Student Rights
General Privacy & Security Information
Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act of 1974
The Essence of the Act
Why Comply With FERPA?
Who Is Covered Under FERPA?
When Do FERPA Rights Begin and End for a Student?
Student Rights Under FERPA
Section 2: Education Records
Section 3: Protecting the Privacy of Education Records
Section 4: Summary & Course Certification
The four training goals for this session are:
First, to increase your knowledge and understanding of what is protected student information and how to ensure its privacy.
Secondly, to define your role and responsibility for assisting the university in following the FERPA guidelines and reporting any violations.
Thirdly, to enhance your understanding of FERPA and how to protect the confidentiality of student education records by following University and FERPA guidelines.
And finally, to provide resources and contact information on who can answer your additional questions about FERPA and protected student information.
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