About the California Student Privacy Certification

The CSPC builds on iKeepSafe’s FERPA Assessment and COPPA Safe Harbor, which help educators and parents find products that meet the expectations of federal privacy laws. This certification is recommended for operators and providers of websites and online services that are, whole or in part, intended for use in and by schools. Earning the iKeepSafe CSPC asserts that our technology company is a leader in student privacy.

Benefits of of Earning the iKeepSafe CSPC

  1. An assessment from a trusted and experienced independent third party like iKeepSafe will assure schools and parents that our educational technology is one that can be trusted with handling student data.
  2. Earning and displaying the iKeepSafe certification indicates we value the privacy of your customers.
  3. Having iKeepSafe’s experts assess and guide us through the various elements of multiple student privacy regulations will eliminate compliance uncertainty and provide the right direction for our unique needs.

The certification assesses for federal and California laws governing student data privacy, including:

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”)

Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (“PPRA”)

California Education Code 49073.6

Collection of Student Information from Social Media

Student Online Personal Information Protection Act (“SOPIPA”)

Storage & Education Software

California AB 1584, Education Code section 49073.1

Privacy of Pupil Records: 3rd-Party Digital