(July 14, 2017 – Jennifer Ortega) With our “Interesting Reads” blog posts, the EDUCAUSE Policy Office highlights recent articles on federal policy issues and developments that are directly relevant to members or provide insights on higher education policy in general. This post includes articles on network neutrality, online learning, and cybersecurity.
(July 6, 2017 – Jen Ortega) The U.S. Department of Education’s Regulatory Reform Task Force has issued a progress report on its efforts to identify and eliminate unnecessary and burdensome regulations. It has also initiated a new proposed rulemaking soliciting public input on current ED regulations that should be considered for repeal, replacement, or modification.
(July 5, 2017 - Jen Ortega) The House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education held a hearing to discuss the effectiveness of current laws protecting student privacy, including FERPA, and their impact on high-quality research efforts.
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