Image of GDPR is coming, but what does it mean to my school?

GDPR is coming, but what does it mean to my school?

04 May 2018

General Data Protection Regulation is a change in the legislation regarding how personal data can be stored and used and it comes into effect on the 25th May 2018. But what does it actually mean for schools?

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Facebook - Privacy checks and third party apps

29 March 2018

In the wake of news about Cambridge Analytica and Facebook, many people are considering how their personal data is used and stored on Facebook, including how third party apps can have access to your profile and personal information. This blog looks at some practical steps you can take to manage your information.

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Government to strengthen UK data protection law

14 August 2017

New measures will give people greater control over their personal data, while the Government’s announcement about the age of consent has implications for teens and their social media use.

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Ransomware: the risks and how to avoid them

30 January 2017

Andrew Williams, Online Safety Consultant for SWGfL, explains Ransomware and the data protection challenges facing schools, and provides advice on how to tackle them.

Is your organisation taking good care of personal data?

21 June 2016

Schools are now using more and more services to provide a seamless education experience for staff and, most importantly, pupils. Services like iCloud, Google for education, Capita, Dropbox and a wealth of other cloud services are now available.

Add into this mix smartphones, iPads,...