Online Safety Advice

Keeping children and young people safe online is one of the biggest challenges facing society today and it is all of our responsibility to ensure that children are educated to make positive, informed choices when they are online. In school it is included in the school curriculum in computing lessons and during special assemblies.

 

The use of technology and the Internet has become an essential part of 21st century life for communication, education, business, leisure and social interaction.. The positives of the digital world overwhelmingly outweigh the negatives but we all need to be aware of the various online risks.

 

This Online Safety page gives you important information about school procedures and useful advice for staying safe online.

 

Responsible Use Agreements

Please see the links below for a copy of our responsible use agreements:

-  Digital ICT systems responsible use code of practice letter for parents

Pupil On Line Responsible Use v18 2020-21

-  Parent On Line Responsible Use 2020-21

 


Online Safety Useful Websites

One of the best ways to help your children to be safe when using the Internet and new technologies is to talk to them about what they are doing.

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Coronavirus Email Scams

As the world grapples with the management of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, people are keen to find information about the disease, and cyber criminals are using the public’s fear and interest to their advantage, creating new scams and targeting individuals, organisations and even whole industries and countries.

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Six Top Tips

Children are bound to spend lots more time on devices during school closure. DON’T FEEL BAD ABOUT IT – lots will be schoolwork or catching up with friends. But there are ways to keep them safe, healthy and happy.

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Online radicalisation Parent/guardian information and support

We recognise that this is a difficult time for parents and guardians and that the Coronavirus is having a significant impact on young people and families across the world.

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