Judy Whitehill

About me

I am a retired insturctor still teaching online classes for two institutions. 


FERPA Challenges to Consider | Origin: CM141 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

Thankfully, our online students cannot remain anonymous in our threaded discussions.  It makes sense that it would be like a discussion in a traditional classroom.  

FERPA in Action | Origin: CM141 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

Reply to Joyce Hladky's post:Joyce, I taught at a college for 30 years and have not had such an extensive training as this. The extensive informatoin that we are learning should be required for a new...

FERPA in Action | Origin: CM141 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

I  learned that records obtained after a person is no longer a student, as long as they are not related to that student's attendance of the instutution, are not protected under FERPA.

FERPA Compliance | Origin: CM141 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

Each institution needs to clearly understand exactly what can be released about a student in order to stay in compliance. The guidelines are very specific about the policies and procedures. 

FERPA Fundamentals | Origin: CM141 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

This information is so important in order to protect the privacy of our students and to make sure we comply with the law when it comes to student information.  It was interesting to note that...

Prevention and Education | Origin: CM140 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

This has been excellent information; much of what I teach in my Human Sexuality class for Garden City Community College.  I have found that understanding consent is very important for everyone...

Investigations and Disciplinary Procedures | Origin: CM140 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

A school is obligated to investigate an act of cyberstalking, if reported, even if it did not occur on campus.   

Reporting and Response | Origin: CM140 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

Confidentiality is very important to protect all parties.   The victim does not have to report an incident in order for an investigation to be held.  If an institution learns of an...

Overview of Title IX and VAWA | Origin: CM140 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

Reply to Tricia Reichert's post:Tricia, I agree that teaching in an online environment, we also have to be responsible for undertanding all this information to make sure our students are behaving...

Overview of Title IX and VAWA | Origin: CM140 | New comment by Judy Whitehill

The overview of Title IX, VAWA and the Clery Act has been an excellent review.  Even when we teach in an online environment, we still need to be aware of all the regulations, policies, and...