Archive for data protection

Laws may block tackling student grant backlog

Posted in Fees and access, Legal issues with tags , on 26 November 2010 by Steve

“Data protection laws may prevent councils with backlogs of student grant applications from having them cleared by other local authorities, TDs have been told …” (more)

[Niall Murray, Irish Examiner, 26 November]


Absence of pupil tracking ‘hinders research’

Posted in research with tags , on 4 September 2010 by Steve

“The absence of a tracking system to follow the progress of pupils from the start of primary school is hampering work that could help improve education policies, according to a leading researcher …” (more)

[Niall Murray, Irish Examiner, 4 September]