Cyber Essentials is a government-backed, industry supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common cyber attacks.
According to the ICO website, the education sector has one of the highest number of data breach incidents. Schools might therefore be interested in Cyber Essentials, a Government backed scheme designed to help organisations (including schools) to manage their risk and give confidence to parents, staff, students and governors that the school takes the safety of data seriously.
Children missing education - statutory guidance
The reporting duties for schools when children are missing education have changed.Read More
New Fundraising Regulator
There will be a new fundraising regulator, formed as a result of the Etherington review into fundraising.Read More
New guidance for charity trustees
The Charity Commission has published new guidance for charity trustees on fundraising from the public.Read More
Ofqual is currently seeking viewsRead More
General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
The GDPR will come into effect on 25 May 2018 and will affect every organisation that processes EU residents’ personally identifiable information.Read More
Childcare and Schools fact sheets
Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act: Childcare and Schools fact sheets from the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.Download
Proposed New Independent School Standards
Government consultation response from the Department for Education.Download