ERIC Number: EJ632098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Family-Friendly FERPA Policies: Affirming Parental Partnerships.
Weeks, Kent M.
New Directions for Student Services, n94 p39-50 Sum 2001
The legislative purpose behind Congress's enactment of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is to promote communication between institutions and the parents of students. Article revisits the historical context of FERPA and offers insights into recent amendments that redefine some aspects of the provisions in the original statute. (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974