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Using data to improve practice

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Data, used effectively, is one of the most important tools when it comes to improving attendance. However, it can also be intimidating and overwhelming. Victoria Franklin provides attendance officers with some practical ideas to make data manageable and informative.

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Analysing attendance for groups

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Tony Powell discusses some of the issues to consider when comparing attendance data on different groups within a school – as well as highlighting some of the potential problems for data users.

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Data protection

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Data protection and stringent security requirements apply equally to schools as to other organisations and applies to attendance data. This article by Laura Richards looks at the requirements and highlights good practice in this area.