The UK LAWS on COPYRIGHT HAVE CHANGED!

Amendments to UK Copyright law came into force on 1st June 2014 and 1st October 2014.They include significant benefits for schools

DETAILS HERE! COPYRIGHT CHANGES for SCHOOLS

CHANGES TO EDUCATION LICENCES for SCHOOLS

PLEASE NOTE The detail on the CRW site has not yet been fully updated,though the approaches to good practice and principles remain the same. These resources are for general guidance only and are NOT, and are not intended to be, legal advice.

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Begin module: IPR and Copyright

IPR and Copyright

The background and framework of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR or IP) and 'copyright' in the UK.
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Begin module: Licences

Licences

Licences: the different types of licence; open licences; the main blanket licences used in UK schools.
                              START HERE

Begin module: Schools and Copyright

Schools and Copyright

How ‘copyright’ applies to learning - teachers and pupils - and to schools. A favourite place to start.
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Begin module: Good Practice

Good Practice

Case studies, curriculum, training, resources and guidance on managing ‘copyright’ in schools.
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Wikipedia

A nice little case study about how Wikipedia deals with copyright - and they do take a lot of care! ... Wikipedia and the Public Domain ... how they use Creative Commons ... What does it all mean for use in schools?  ... Read More ...