The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became law on 25 May 2018. Whilst there are a number of important changes under the new regulation, the majority of the data protection procedures currently used in schools will still be applicable after May 2018.
Information leaflet: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Schools
Useful additional information and video: https://www.gdpr.school/free-resources/
Meeting GDPR Compliance - notes for parents/carers Sept 2018
Privacy notice for Teachers and School Workforce