Guidance

Cloud software services: how schools should protect data

Data protection guidance for schools considering using cloud software services ('the cloud') to hold sensitive information.

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This is for:

  • local authorities
  • school leaders
  • school staff
  • governing bodies

It applies to:

  • local-authority-maintained schools
  • academies and free schools

It outlines how schools need to consider data security when moving services and information onto the cloud.