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Person Identifier

Definition

A unique number or alphanumeric code assigned to a person by a school, school system, a state, or other agency or entity.

Format

Alphanumeric - 40 characters maximum

Usage Notes

CEDS "Identifier" elements reflect the intent of the XSD:Token format, i.e. a string in which carriage return, line feed, and tab characters have been removed as well as any internal sequences of two or more spaces and any leading or trailing spaces.

An Identifier MAY be a Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) / Globally Unique Identifier (GUID), i.e.128-bit unique identifiers generated according to the algorithms and encoding standards of RFC 4122.

Related Domains, Entities and Categories

Assessments -> Assessment Result -> Scorer 
Credential -> Credential Award -> Credential Issuer 
Credential -> Credential Creator 
Early Learning -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Identification 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Individualized Program -> Authorization 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Individualized Program -> Eligibility -> Authorization 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Individualized Program -> Services -> Service Provider 
K12 -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Identification 
K12 -> Parent/Guardian -> Relationship 
Postsecondary -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Identification 
Postsecondary -> Parent/Guardian -> Relationship 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Academic Record -> Academic Award -> Endorser 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Academic Record -> Academic Award -> Thesis or Dissertation Advisor 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Institution Enrollment -> Prior Academic Award -> Endorser 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Institution Enrollment -> Prior Academic Award -> Thesis or Dissertation Advisor 
Workforce -> Quarterly Employment Record New Association
Workforce -> Workforce Program Participant -> Identity -> Identification New Association

Related Topics

Early Learning -> Program Quality 

CEDS Element ID

001572

Element Technical Name

PersonIdentifier

XML
URL

https://ceds.ed.gov/element/001572    (Email this link)

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