Press and media coverage

Please direct press enquiries to me via email at s.leaton-gray@ucl.ac.uk or Margaret-Anne Orgill, UCL Media Relations Manager for the Institute of Education.

Phone: +44 (0)20 3108 8515
Mobile: +44 (0) 7572 602 345
Email:   m.orgill@ucl.ac.uk

Biometrics in schools

La Presse http://www.lapresse.ca/international/correspondants/201406/28/01-4779588-angleterre-fournir-ses-empreintes-digitales-a-lecole.php 28 June 2014

Schools “taking risks” with pupil data collection

Daily Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9517647/Schools-put-pupils-information-at-risk.html 4 September 2012

London Evening Standard http://www.standard.co.uk/news/education/schools-not-considering-students-security-when-collecting-biometric-data-8103779.html 4 September 2012

Manchurian Matters http://www.mancunianmatters.co.uk/content/04095197-nearly-half-schools-put-childrens-personal-data-risk-poor-security-manchester-confe 4 September 2012

Info security Magazine https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/uk-schools-put-kids-information-at-risk-through/ 4 September 2012

Planet Biometrics http://www.planetbiometrics.com/article-details/i/1231/ 4 September 2012

The Express http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/343920/Schools-put-pupils-data-at-risk 4 September 2012

The Scotsman http://www.scotsman.com/news/education/schools-put-pupils-data-at-risk-finds-new-survey-1-2504122 4 September 2012

plus over 40 UK regional/local newspapers and online media coverage of this story

Teacher professionalism

BBC http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/4866094.stm 31 March 2006

Cambridge Network http://www.cambridgenetwork.co.uk/news/classroom-guilt-stops-teachers-updating-subject-knowledge/? 22 April 2005