None too chuffed with your A levels? Hey, why not bludgeon the exam boards with GDPR?

www.theregister.co.uk | 8/28/2018 | Staff
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Schools across the UK may have thought results fever was over for another year – but, thanks to the nation's privacy watchdog, they might not get to relax just yet.

The Information Commissioner's Office has published a how-to guide on demanding more information about exams results for students.

Results - Comments - Paper - ICO - Explainer

"If you've just received your exam results, you may be interested to find out more about how you've been marked, and the comments made about you and your exam paper," the ICO's explainer stated. "You may even want to make an appeal against a mark you've been given."

Under the General Data Protection Regulation, data subjects can ask for information held on them, which...
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