The Family Policy Compliance Office is excited to announce the launch  of the new Student Privacy Website! This new website replaces both the Privacy Technical Assistance Center’s and the Family Policy Compliance Office’s sites.  The Student Privacy Website can be found at:  https://studentprivacy.ed.gov. Be sure to update your bookmarks accordingly!

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Military Recruiter Landing Page Content

Click here to view the dear colleague letter on Military Recruiter ProvisionsIn addition, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) requires local educational agencies (LEAs) receiving assistance under the ESEA to provide military recruiters, upon request, with the following information – names, addresses and t

Model Notification of Rights Under PPRA

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Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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PPRA affords parents certain rights regarding our conduct of surveys, collection and use of information for marketing purposes, and certain physical exams.

PPRA for Parents

Type: pdf
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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This document provides PPRA information for parents.

FERPA Regulations

Type: pdf
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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The most recent Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act Regulations.

Recent Changes Affecting FERPA & PPRA

Type: pdf
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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The following document presents a general explanation of the recent changes to FERPA and PPRA made by Congress. It also provides a general description of the two U.S. Supreme Court cases involving FERPA. The Department will issue guidance and/or regulations to provide the public with interpretations of these changes.

Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA)

Welcome to the Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA) page for parents, students, and school officials. This page contains FAQs and resources regarding parents’ rights under the PPRA and education officials’ obligations in implementing the PPRA.  The PPRA applies to the programs and activities of a State educational agency (SEA), local educational agency (LEA), or other recipient of funds under any program funded by the U.S.

FERPA General Guidance for Students

Type: pdf
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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The following guidance provides eligible students with general information about the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). This document is a compilation and update of various letters and guidance documents previously issued that respond to a variety of questions about FERPA. While this guidance reflects our best and most current interpretation of applicable FERPA requirements, it does not supersede the statute or regulations. We will attempt to update this document from time to time in response to questions and concerns.

FERPA General Guidance for Parents

Type: pdf
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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The following guidance provides parents with general information about the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). This document is a compilation and update of various letters and guidance documents previously issued that respond to a variety of questions about FERPA. While this guidance reflects our best and most current interpretation of applicable FERPA requirements, it does not supersede the statute or regulations. We will attempt to update this document from time to time in response to questions and concerns.

Disclosure of Information from Education Records to Parents of Students Attending Postsecondary Institutions

Type: doc
Author: Admin
Year of Publishing: 2012
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Recently many questions have arisen concerning the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), the federal law that protects the privacy of students’ education records.  The Department wishes to clarify what FERPA says about postsecondary institutions sharing information with parents.

 

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