National Opt-Out Campaign Informs Parents How to Protect the Privacy of their Children's School Records

National Opt-Out Campaign Informs Parents How to Protect the Privacy of their Children’s School Records
Sheila Kaplan Ā Education New York & Information Policy Watch

As cases of identity theft, database hacking, and the sale of personal information increase daily, the need to protect children’s privacy becomes even more urgent. Schools are a rich source of personal information about children that can be legally and illegally accessed by third parties.