FERPA TRAINING (Family Education Rights and Privacy Act)

What is FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974), As Amended?

  • - FERPA is a Federal Law
  • - Also known as the Buckley Amendment
  • - Protects the privacy of a student’s educational records
  • - Applies to all educational agencies or institutions that receive funds under any program administered by the Secretary of Education




DOE FERPA website