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Number Of Pages: 102
Publication Date: 2013
Would you like a quick reference on essential and up-to-date FERPA information? The 2013 FERPA Quick Guide may be just what you need. Designed to give staff and faculty members key facts on their role in FERPA compliance, this short publication provides a basic overview of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended. It includes the full text of the recently revised FERPA regulations that became effective in January 2012, highlighting both 2009 and 2012 updates, along with a summary of major revisions to the regulations. This guide highlights how the Act applies to various school officials, including brief outlines of key terms and issues as well as a model notification of rights under FERPA for postsecondary institutions and a short quiz for self-assessment. The Guide was edited by LeRoy Rooker, former Director, Family Policy Compliance Office at the U.S. Department of Education, and Tina Falkner, Ph.D., Director of Continuity and Compliance, Academic Support Resources at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. To obtain a more detailed analysis and application of the Act, as well as extensive FERPA training materials and case studies, refer to the AACRAO 2012 FERPA Guide.