Family Educational Rights And Privacy ACT (FERPA) Of 1974

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  • 1. 
    FERPA allows parents or eligible students (18 years of age or older) the right to inspect and review the student's education records maintained by the school.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Parents or eligible students have the right to request that a school correct records which they believe to be inaccurate or misleading.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Parents or eligible students have the right to file complaints against the school for disclosing educational records in violation of FERPA law.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Schools must have written permission from the parent or eliglble student in order to release any information form a student's education record.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    An educational record is directly related to the student and is maintained by an educational agency or institution such as notes taken at a meeting about the student or notes kept by a teacher about a student which must be provided to parent or eligible student upon request. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Directory information such as name of parent/student, phone number, or e-mail can be released to a 3rd party AND the parent or eligible student can choose to opt out of sharing that information. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Non-Directory information such as social security number, grades, transcripts, and state ID number, CANNOT be released to anyone other than parent or eligible student without signed consent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False