Welcome to Student Privacy Compass
Student Privacy Compass (formerly known as FERPA|Sherpa) is the student privacy resource center website. This site is your tool for finding information, news, and opinions on maintaining student data privacy. Student Privacy Compass is an initiative of the Future of Privacy Forum.
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FERPA|Sherpa aims to provide a one-stop shop for education privacy-related resources to all stakeholders in the student privacy conversation: students, parents, educators and education agencies, the edtech industry, and policymakers struggling to grapple with the ever-changing student privacy legal landscape.
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Not sure where to start? These questions provide answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about student privacy.
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- ICYMI: @ameliaivance spoke with the Tampa Bay Times on this breach of student privacy, where students' private info… https://t.co/rQhAFQijhj
- “There are best practices, but it’s a matter of training teachers.” Check out @anishareddy_ in Digital Privacy News… https://t.co/T9TBm7gYQ1
- FPF joined the #COVID19 Education Coalition in response to the pandemic and helped create free tools for K-12 educa… https://t.co/I1EbfcRBHN