ERIC Number: EJ786219
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Reference Count: 14
How Does FERPA Affect You?
Toglia, Thomas V.
Tech Directions, v67 n2 p32-35 Sep 2007
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) has significant implications for career and technical educators. Although FERPA was enacted in 1974 to oversee the privacy, discharge, and accuracy of educational records, many administrators and instructors are uncertain about how FERPA applies to their students. In this article, the author provides information which clarifies various components of FERPA and their application to situations frequently encountered by career and technical educators.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974