Head of Services, GDPR in Schools
Tony Sheppard has a broad range of experience from play leadership, sports coaching, EdTech, school leadership and information governance. He has been a long contributor of guidance to schools on data protection and information management, through Becta, Northamptonshire County Council and communities such as EduGeek.net. As Head of Services at GDPR in Schools, Tony supported the creation of the DfE’s GDPR Toolkit for Schools and continues to drive school collaboration by the Data Protection Working Group’s website Education Data Matters (https://www.educationdatamatters.org.uk). Tony continues to contribute to Information Governance in schools as a contributor to the IRMS Records Management Toolkits for Schools and for Academies, as the lead DPO for over 100 schools , via ICO workshops and through advocacy groups such as PrivTech Nation. https://www.gdpr.school
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