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Ancestry® is pleased to offer AncestryClassroom™, which includes access to content on Ancestry to selected educators and schools at no cost. Teachers and school administrators may apply to receive access to these resources for their students. AncestryClassroom™ access will be automatically renewed at no cost every three years, with the ability to opt-out or cancel upon request.

Guidelines: All United Kingdom and Ireland public and private schools that serve students ages 3-18 are eligible to apply for access to AncestryClassroom™. The content provided under AncestryClassroom™ access is meant solely for educational purposes. If you are a school administrator, teacher, or otherwise part of an educational setting and you intend to have students utilise the AncestryClassroom™ services and the online content provided under AncestryClassroom™, you agree to take all necessary actions to comply with all applicable laws that relate to your use of the AncestryClassroom™ services including where and to the extent applicable, student privacy laws, which include but are not limited to, the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 as it applies in the UK by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, the Data Protection Act (2018), any and all applicable guidance and codes of practice issued by the Information Commissioner's Office, in particular as it relates to the processing of children's data, the Education (Pupil Information) (England) Regulations 2005, Pupils' Educational Records (Scotland) Regulations 2003, The Pupil Information (Wales) Regulations 2011, and The Education (Pupil Reporting) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009. To be awarded access, an applicant must be appropriately accredited, have a physical location that supports an external IP range, and meet all access requirements that are in effect. Ancestry has the right to refuse access to the programme if the applicant cannot complete and meet all the requirements of the programme, at Ancestry’s sole discretion.

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  • Did you request access for a specific project or curriculum? If so, what were they?
  • What was the objective of the project?
  • Was the project a success?
  • Did the students enjoy working with original records?
  • What would you do differently?
  • Will you be repeating this project or expanding it?
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