FERPA Awareness

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Please note: This is a description and instruction for how to access the required FERPA course.
You must complete the course from the ed.gov website shown below and present the certificate awarded for successful completion.

Essential Service Area Focus: All SAMIS Data Reporting Users
Location: Online Course To be taken on the FERPA Website
This course is required for all SAMIS users and only needs to be taken once as a SAMIS data user.

Please visit the FERPA Website to access the required training. Copy and paste the link below into your browser.


Select the class “FERPA 101 for Local Education Agencies (ADA Accessible)”, once you log in to the FERPA website.

This U.S. Department of Education training module is designed to raise awareness of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA - 20 U.S.C. 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) and to help staff understand their responsibilities in regard to protecting student Personal Identifiable Information (PII) and other sensitive information from education records.