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Understanding Student Learning: The Need for Education Data Report/Fact Sheet

July 30, 2015

Only recently have schools used education technology to collect solid, reliable information (or data) about how students learn—as well as details about their strengths, challenges, and individual traits that impact their learning. Having this kind of individual learning data is one of the best ways schools can help students succeed academically.

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Data and Privacy

Federal Student Privacy Protections: What Is FERPA and Who Does It Protect? Report/Fact Sheet

July 30, 2015

Regulated by the U.S. Department of Education, the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) protects the privacy of student education records and provides parental access to them. This fact sheet describes FERPA and what it mandates. It also explains when a school may disclose an education record and what parents can do if they believe their rights have been violated.

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Data and Privacy
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