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COPPA: Legal protection for students' online privacy

COPPA: Legal protection for students' online privacy


 In this lesson, you will learn about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act. 

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COPPA: Legal Protection for Students' Online Privacy Tutorial

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Notes on "COPPA: Legal Protection for Students' Online Privacy"

(00:00-00:40) Intro

(00:41-01:04) Objectives

(01:05-02:29) What is COPPA?

(02:30-03:52) To Whom Does COPPA Apply?

(03:53-05:15) What is Considered Personal Information?

(05:16-08:40) COPPA Requirements

 (08:41-09:07) Review

(09:08-09:42) Reflection

Additional Resources

COPPA - Children's Online Privacy Protection Act

Official Children's Online Privacy and Protection Act Site: This site provides an overview of COPPA requirements, as well as the full requirements of the act. Teachers and school districts should be aware of this regulation as they move toward integrating more technology into the classroom.

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) - What Parents Should Know

This contains resources on what parents should know about COPPA. This site includes press releases and important information for parents and teachers on protecting the privacy of students. If you scroll to the bottom, you will find two valuable links: 6 Timely Tips for Using Apps with Kids and Net Cetera: OnguardOnline.gov’s Internet Safety Campaign for Children.

A Guide to COPPA and Mobile Apps

This blog provides step by step procedures to following the COPPA act when using mobile apps with children under 13. If you click on the link to the right, there is also a template that you can you to create your own privacy policy.