FERPA

U.S. Department of Education Publishes New Regulations Easing Burden of Parental Consent Requirements for Schools

On Thursday, February 14, 2013, the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) published final regulations that amend parental…


Parental Consent Under IDEA

Summary New federal regulations dictating parental consent requirements under the Individuals with Disabilities…


U.S. Department of Education Signals Final Decision on Parental Consent Expected Soon

The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) recently published a status report on ongoing policy reviews which indicates…


NAME Shares Support Letter Templates for Proposed Parental Consent Change

The National Alliance for Medicaid in Education (NAME) supports the changes outlined in the proposed revised parental…


OSERS' Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for IDEA Part B

U.S. Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services releases a NPRM for regulation 300.154(d)(2)(iv),…


34 CFR Part 99: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

FERPA protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an…