FERPA On-Line Tutorial

FERPA allows Penny to share with Beth Aaron’s education records.

FERPA permits the disclosure of education records “to other school officials, including teachers” within an institution, provided that the institution has determined that other officials or teachers have“legitimate education interests” in seeing the records. Beth has a legitimate educational interest in reviewing Aaron’s communications class grades-namely, Penny and Beth’s shared desire to see Aaron succeed in all classes.

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