Apr 072015
 
 April 7, 2015  Featured News, Laws, U.S., Youth & Schools

Benjamin Herold reports:

A proposed overhaul of the country’s primary law protecting student-data privacy is being circulated for feedback, offering yet another sign of the federal government’s interest in reshaping the legislative landscape around this hot-button issue.

The “discussion draft” of a bill that would rewrite the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, or FERPA, was released Monday by the bipartisan leadership of the Education & the Workforce Committee of the U.S. House.

Read more on Education Week.