Legislative Alert: HB 2133 Student Privacy Bill: Contact the House Education Committee now

Update: January 22, 2013 House Bill 2133 for Student Privacy has been pulled from Executive Session for revisions and will be rescheduled for a committee vote next week. Stay tuned. What is the issue with student privacy? There are a few: It used to be that students’ grades, disciplinary records, teachers comments and test scores on standardized tests were kept in files that could only be accessed by personnel in the school or the district. Not so anymore. The requirements now, thanks to Race to the Top, are that school districts are to hand over more student information than most parents would … Continue reading Legislative Alert: HB 2133 Student Privacy Bill: Contact the House Education Committee now