Department for Education

UK government department covering education issues.

Areas of interest

Open Access Publishing

The DfE deals with academic funding, and thus academic publishing including any incentives or rules governing Open Access publishing

Child Internet safety and Parental controls

The DfE are joint chairs of the UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS).[1] The DfE was given the job of running the consultation on Active Choice and Adult content filters.

National Pupil Database

The DfE are responsible for the National Pupil Database and access to it.