|Author||: Oona Cheung|
|Publisher||: DIANE Publishing|
|Total Pages||: 143|
|ISBN 10||: 9780788181290|
|ISBN 13||: 0788181297|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
The primary purpose of this document is to help state & local education agencies & schools develop adequate policies & procedures to protect information about students & their families from improper release, while satisfying the need for school officials to make sound management, instructional, & service decisions. Sections include: a primer for privacy; summary of key federal laws; protecting the privacy of individuals during the data collection process; securing the privacy of data maintained & used within an agency; providing parents access to their child's records; & releasing information outside an agency. 5 appendices.