Reportedly, some at the school were not aware that board members could access student records. The school district is conducting a full investigation of the breach and notifying parents of the students' involved.
"Student records are not public records...they contain not only education information but health information as well."The breach of confidential student information was discovered by a third party. Organizations seeking to proactively detect privacy data breaches, even by authorized users, can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
- Bill Bosher, former school superintendent
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(a) Top Opinion System Must Protect Student Privacy - www.TimesDispatch.com, 10/12/2014