Louisiana Department of Education                                              Employee Policies

Special School District (SSD)                                                           Effective Date: 8/12/2013

 

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

 

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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a Federal law that protects the confidentiality of student educational records. As an employee of SSD, it is important for you to understand some of the basic provisions of FERPA to ensure that you do not violate this Federal law.