GDPR resource hub

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Last updated on 20 March 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
Between now and May 2018, you need to take steps to ensure that the way you handle data in your school will be in line with the new rules under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Here are the resources you need to prepare.

This is your go-to hub for practical support with preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), so you're ready when it comes into force on 25 May 2018


Understanding the GDPR

  • Jargon buster
    The world of data protection is filled with jargon and technical terms, but our GDPR glossary makes it accessible for you.
  • Mythbuster
    Avoid the scaremongering - use our mythbuster to separate the fact from the fiction when it comes to visitor books, photo archives, fines, consent and more.


Updating your staff

Identifying your data

Identifying what data you hold and why


Appointing your data protection officer


 Reviewing your processing procedures


Operational guidance

  • Getting GDPR-compliant across your MAT
    In a MAT, the trust is the legal entity responsible for data processing across its schools - use this advice to get your whole trust ready for the new regulations. 

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