This session will give a comprehensive review of FERPA and its implications for educational institutes to prepare administrators to comply with FERPA and avoid the consequences of failing to do so, which can include federal audits and possible loss of federal funds.
Our expert speakers will explain what is considered a student record under FERPA, what is not and why it matters. In addition, the webinar will include a review of when and how an institute can release educational records and information under FERPA, and the processes that they should have in place to ensure compliance with the various requirements of FERPA. Lastly, the session will include a review of what rights the parents and students have under FERPA and what an institution needs to do to ensure the protection of those rights.
In this session with expert speakers Erin D. Gilsbach, Esq. and Timothy E. Gilsbach, Esq., you will gain a comprehensive understanding of FERPA and what is required to comply with the same. In addition, the session will give practical advice on the procedures needed to ensure compliance with FERPA.
Who should attend
Erin D. Gilsbach ESQ
Erin D. Gilsbach is an associate with KingSpry and the Director of Professional Education and Policy Development. She develops professional coursework for educators. In that capacity, she designs the curriculum and conducts many of the courses offered, which address a variety of pertinent legal topics for educators and... More info
Timothy E. Gilsbach ESQ
Timothy E. Gilsbach, ESQ., is an associate at King Spry and is member of the firm’s Education Group, concentrating his practice in the area of special education. Tim defends school districts, intermediate units and charter schools in all phases of special education litigation, from state level administrative hear... More info