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  • FERPA 101 For Local Education Agencies

    PTAC, U.S. Department of Education

    This 40-minute course will help you to understand the responsibilities of local educational agencies and educational institutions under FERPA. At the end of th…

  • New York Data Security & Privacy Resource Center

    New York State Regional Information Centers

    This website provides context on data security and privacy issues in K-12 education, introduces NYS education law 2-d, discusses privacy challenges and concern…

  • Ed Tech Product Privacy Evaluations

    Common Sense Media

    The Common Sense Privacy Ratings Initiative rates the privacy policies on ed-tech products used by schools. The privacy rating system is based on a rubric.

  • Student Data Privacy Consortium Website

    Student Data Privacy Consortium

    The Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) is a non-profit collaborative of schools, districts, regional and state agencies, policy makers, trade organizations…

  • Privacy 101 for Educators and School Officials

    Software and Information Industry Association

    On February 18, 2016, The Software and Information Industry Association’s (SIIA) Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) co-sponsored a webinar with the N…

  • Policymaking on Education Data Privacy: Lessons Learned

    National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE)

    Since 2014, policymakers in almost every state have considered laws to ensure the safety of student data, and the US Congress is considering seven bills on stu…