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Sharing Data About Youth: A Look at the New Rules

The U.S. Department of Education just made it easier for agencies to share important data about young people - data that will help them improve services and supports.
Information Update
December 7, 2011
 
 The new guidance on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act  (FERPA) makes significant strides in recognizing that a young person's development takes place both inside the classroom and out.
 
In First Look: New FERPA Regulations, the Forum for Youth Investment's Thaddeus Ferber and Danielle Evennou examine the regulations, identify important changes on who is allowed to share information and explore the department's intentions.

Read the report here.