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FERPA is a U.S. federal law that protects the privacy of student education records.<br>  
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== Overview  ==
 
== Overview  ==
  
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)<ref>http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/20/1232g.html</ref> is a U.S. federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds from the U.S. Department of Education.  
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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)<ref>http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/20/1232g.html</ref> is a U.S. federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds from the U.S. Department of Education.
 
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== Related Resources on FindLaw  ==
 
== Related Resources on FindLaw  ==
  
*[http://law.findlaw.com/state-laws/privacy-of-school-records/ State Privacy of School Records Laws]  
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*[http://law.findlaw.com/state-laws/privacy-of-school-records/ State Privacy of School Records Laws]
 
*[http://law.findlaw.com/state-laws/privacy-of-school-records/intro-privacy-of-school-records/ More Information on Privacy of School Records]
 
*[http://law.findlaw.com/state-laws/privacy-of-school-records/intro-privacy-of-school-records/ More Information on Privacy of School Records]
  
 
== Related Blogs on FindLaw  ==
 
== Related Blogs on FindLaw  ==
  
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*[[Privacy]]  
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*[[Schools and School Districts]]
 
*[[Schools and School Districts]]
  
 
[[Category:Privacy]]
 
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[[Category:Children's Rights]]
 
 
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Overview

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)[1] is a U.S. federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds from the U.S. Department of Education.

References

  1. http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/20/1232g.html

External Links

Related Resources on FindLaw

Related Blogs on FindLaw

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