W6: digital footprint: privacy vs. security

what is FERPA and how does it attempt to address the issue of students’ rights to privacy?

This is a broad one so please feel free to provide a quick bullet-point list or just to focus on just one or two aspects covered by FERPA regulations. (This website has a quick overview: http://ovpred.ua.edu/files/2016/10/4-FERPA-10-8-2008.pdf)