Receive an overview of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) including practical advice regarding the regulation of FERPA by Local Education Agencies (LEAs). Also learn ways in which this federal law affects your practice in service to schools. It is important that social workers who work with students in educational institutions be familiar with FERPA.
Course created on May 18, 2021
Course Type: Audio, Video
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- After this course, participants will be able to identify the rights described in FERPA.
- After this course, participants will be able to list key components to the complaint process of FERPA.
- After this course, participants will be able to list ways this law relates to their practice when working with schools.
|15-35 Minutes||Rights included in FERPA|
|35-45 Minutes||Complaint Process|
|45-55 Minutes||Practical Applications|
Dr. PJ Winters is the Director of MEd Programs and Associate Professor at East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, Texas. In his over 20 years in education, Dr. Winters has served as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and college professor spanning all grade levels, P-16.
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