Privacy Basics for Parents and Families

Learn how to manage your family's privacy online and discuss sensitive topics like sexting with your children.

Interactive websites, quizzes and resources

Child Identity Theft

Mobile Privacy

Sexting & Sextortion

Social Networking


Student Privacy
  • General guidance for parents provided by the department of education Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Whether information is on paper or online, the basic privacy rights for students and parents remain the same. A Parents' Guide to Student Data Privacy will help you understand the laws that protect student data and students' and parents' rights under the laws.
  • Student Privacy 101: FERPA for parents and students – Ever have questions about your rights regarding education records? This short video highlights the key points of the family education rights and privacy act (FERPA).