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  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    The importance of good data

    July 10, 2015

    For the first time since 2001, the U.S. House of Representatives debated and passed thereauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    A new data portal for students

    June 26, 2015

    Finally a new student data website that delivers better information on students?

  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    What does it take to protect student privacy?

    June 18, 2015

    We often discuss privacy in terms of what needs to be done to protect student data but the thing that has become clear in my conversations with different stake…

  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    What is PPRA? Another student data privacy law

    June 10, 2015

    We hear a lot of conversation around FERPA and the need to update the law but there is another law that protects student privacy that has a different purpose, …

  • Student Privacy Compass Blog

    What is an educational record?

    June 1, 2015

    This week I was fortunate enough to partake in two interesting but vastly different student privacy events.