‘I was Britain’s first black headteacher’ – BBC World Service

“There’s no colour problem at Ringcross Infant School. Mrs Yvonne Connolly has to be thanked for that. But there’s an awful lot of love – most of it for her. She’s London’s first West Indian headteacher. And what a hit she is with the kids – all 200 of them.” I’m Yvonne Connolly I was […]

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The Researcher Passport: Improving Data Access and Confidentiality Protection

[Margaret] We know that in today’s world we all create digital traces throughout the day in the course of our normal human activity. All of these digital traces create information that is potentially used by others for commercial purposes or marketing purposes. It is also potentially used for evidence building to improve policy making. Balancing […]

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ICPSR Keynote Data Story: Improving Equality of Opportunity in America: New Insights from Big Data

[Raj Chetty] Perfect. All right, well thank you so much. Can you all hear me, is that fine? So thanks so much for having me, it’s a pleasure to be here to speak with all of you today. I’m going to talk about how we can use modern data sets to tackle, I think, some […]

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