2 weeks Parent consent needed to record online classes MB |Biz
Consent of parents or legal guardians of students below 18 years should be secured first before schools can start recording webcam-supported online discussions to ensure personal data of minors are protected. These are among the guidelines contained in Advisory No. 2020-1 that the Data Privacy Council Education Sector issued recently to help students, parents, and teachers, administrators and other school personnel safely navigate digital spaces, as classes have shifted to online platforms to curb the spread of Covid-19. (PIXABAY / MANILA BULLETIN) Specifically, the guidelines started that before webcam-supported online discussions are recorded, schools must consider getting the consent ... more