Maintenance matters

Our research is certainly showing the importance of schools’ data infrastructures, and the ongoing maintenance and repair work that is … More

Excel stories …

Data work in schools tends to rely heavily on popular software tools such as Microsoft’s stalwart ‘Excel’ spreadsheet. One might like … More

Warm Data (Nora Bateson)

‘Warm data’ is a concept developed by Nora Bateson in an attempt to improve the ways in which conventional forms … More

‘Big Dick Data’

“Big Dick Data is a formal, academic term that we, the authors, have coined to denote big data projects that … More