Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

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Would it be a violation of FERPA for a special education teacher to show up at a parent's place of employment?

FERPA regulates educational records and access to educational records and does not apply to visits by school employees. If a teacher found it necessary to arrange a meeting with a parent at the parent’s place of employment and were to notify a parent that the teacher wanted to meet with the parent at the parent’s place of employment and the parent agreed to the meeting, the teacher would document the meeting and place the document in the child’s educational file.

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