Free Cyber Security Training for Staff

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October is recognised globally as being the month of national cyber security awareness.  Last month I alerted you to the warning from the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) about the increase in ransomware attacks on educational establishments. So, now … Continued

School Gate Parking

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With the phased re-opening of schools, the thorny issue of school gate/pick-up parking may well become an issue again for some schools, particularly with the advice to avoid public transport wherever possible.  In reality it will not always be feasible … Continued

Working at Home and Data Protection

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The GDPR Principles The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) sets out seven principles that should always underpin our approach to processing personal data.  The seven principles are: Lawfulness, fairness and transparency Purpose limitation Data minimisation Accuracy Storage limitation Integrity and … Continued

Brexit and the GDPR

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Just in case any school colleagues or governors are wondering if there are any immediate data protection implications for schools, as a result of the UK having left the EU and being in a Brexit transition period; the short answer … Continued