“The way I do work is to lead by a good example, and that’s why I’m trying to set up Xray as an example for test management and reporting.” Sharon Lundgren, Manager IT Quality at IU About the Company IU (International University) is the largest university in Germany. One of Europe's most cutting-edge educational institutions, IU has over 10,000 practice partners, over 1,000 lecturers, and about 480 professors.
Are you handling students' education records or personally identifiable information (PII)? If so, it's crucial that you're familiar with what student privacy laws such as the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) have to say. In this article, we'll go over what educators and administrators need to know about FERPA and student data privacy.
If you're storing or processing education records, it's absolutely essential that you're familiar with FERPA. But what is FERPA exactly, and how does FERPA relate to data privacy? We go over everything you need to know.
Understanding the data we collect is essential—it allows us to identify trends and uncover answers about our world. However, stories in our data frequently go untold. Large datasets are hard to share between research communities due to their size, security restraints, and complexity. Even if these datasets are accessible to users, the tools needed to query them often require deep technical knowledge.