Privacy – Exploring the State of FERPA, COPPA, HIPAA

Whether you are an edtech company, a school or a district, a higher education institution, or a parent of a child, you have to stake in protecting the privacy of student data. That starts with understanding students’ rights to data privacy and the security best practices required to protect those rights.
During this session, participants will:
  • Explore the current federal regulations that guide student data privacy and security
  • Examine real life applications that demonstrate how best practices should be employed in the edtech industry
Over the past 16 years, Lisa McNicholas has honed her expertise in education at the school, district, and state levels. Her various roles have offered unique experiences and insights into the edtech industry and P-20 public education sector. She has demonstrated an aptitude for building strategic relationships and optimizing organizational growth. In addition, she has had the opportunity to identify, evaluate and develop outstanding education solutions for this heavily saturated market. Additionally, she has proven track record of creating and implementing train and professional development incitatives that accelerate a solution’s adoption and long term success. When Lisa isn’t taking care of her little guy, she is throwing on her sneakers and heading out for a run.