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ERIC Number: ED482230
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 204
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-57858-024-2
The AACRAO 2001 FERPA Guide: The Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act. AACRAO Professional Development & Education Series.
Rainsberger, Richard A.; Baker, Eliott G.; Hicks, Dennis; Myers, Brad; Noe, Jim; Weese, Faith A.
The primary purpose of this publication is to provide guidance and suggested implementation procedures for complying with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended ("the Act" or "FERPA"). It is designed to help institutional records-keepers and other school officials at he postsecondary level in understanding their roles and responsibilities for implementing the Act. It contains practical tips for daily use. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Definitions of Terms"; (3) "Requirements for Compliance"; (4) "Procedures and Strategies for Compliance"; (5) "Issues"; (6) "FERPA Training Materials"; and (7) "How Would You Handle...?" Eighteen appendixes contain supplemental materials, including sample forms and legislative background. (SLD)
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974