FAQs Disclosure Avoidance (Oct 2012)

Frequently Asked Questions—Disclosure Avoidance (Oct 2012, Updated Jul 2015)

This document is intended to provide general guidance to the State and local educational agencies and institutions about protecting personally identifiable information in education records when publically reporting student data. The paper includes suggestions on how to ensure that necessary confidentiality requirements are met, including compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.