The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: How Do Recent Changes To FERPA Help Child Welfare Agencies Get Access To School Records?
Foster Care & Education Q & A.
Legal Center for Foster Care and Education. ABA Center on Children and the Law. Education Law Center (Philadelphia, Pa.). Juvenile Law Center (Philadelphia, Pa.).
The Uninterrupted Scholars Act (USA) of 2013 makes important changes to the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) related to child welfare. This Q&A factsheet developed by the Legal Center for Foster Care and Education provides basic information about this important law. (Author abstract)
records; schools; child welfare agencies; foster children; child placement; educational programs; federal laws