March 10, 2021 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

The Virginia Association of Independent Schools Legal Institute

Privacy Myths and Practical Tips

The pandemic has dramatically shifted our focus to privacy issues in independent schools in new and unexpected ways.  From virtual platforms for distance learning to communications about positive COVID-19 cases and testing, questions about HIPAA, FERPA, COPPA, and other laws have come to the forefront.  This session clarifies which privacy laws do and do not apply to independent schools and provides practical tips for drafting school policies and agreements to address privacy expectations and compliance with legal obligations.