#1 used edtech standard


Used in all US states and 4 countries globally...
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Privacy & Interoperability


Privacy 'baked in' to all open interoperability standards. 
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End User focused Use Cases


End User and Developer driven 'open' standards
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Community uniqueness


Providing clear and transparent processes since 1997
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Introducing Unity...

With over 20 years of development experience in education, the latest Specification release has been designed BY the educational marketplace FOR the educational marketplace.  It supports greater privacy & security control, has been designed for API development and standardization, and has been created to work WITH other technical data standards, not replicate them.
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What is the SDPC?

The Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC), a special interest group (SIG) of the A4L Community, is partnering with all the organizations you have heard of addressing student privacy – but with a “how” rather than “why” approach. A National Data Privacy Agreement? A Global Education Privacy Standard? Tools to help with the app additions to your ecosystem and their ongoing mgmt? Then join 24 States, 4 countries and thousands of schools!  Find out more...

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Our Members

  • SIF Association (dba Access 4 Learning (A4L) Community)

  • PO Box 1024, New Albany, OH 43054-1024

  • Phone: +1.202.621.0547

  • Email: staff@A4L.org

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