Online Safety

Online Safety is taught to children in school as part of the curriculum and is reinforced whenever the children access the web or use emails. The use of the internet in school is strictly filtered via county servers and the tightest security is in place at all times.

Download: Social Networking Guidelines for Parents

We strongly recommend that parents monitor their children’s activity on the internet. There are a variety of ways in which children can access the internet for example through laptops, tablet computers, smart phones and games consoles.

Libby and Jason our local PCSO’s giving KS2 some important information about how to stay safe online for Safer Internet Day.

Pokemon Go

Here is some useful information from NSPCC and UK safer Internet Centre regarding Pokemon Go and some advice for parents.

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/pokemon-go-parents-guide/

http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/news/pokemon-go-gaming-gone-mobile

 

Links to support e-Safety

Please as parents, carers and family members do read the information on the links below and take action to protect your children when they are online at home.

#DITTO

#DITTO is an e-safety magazine for schools and parents to keep you up to date with risks, issues, advice and guidance related to keeping children safe online, with a view to enjoying and learning about technology.

Download # DITTO here: https://www.esafety-adviser.com/latest-newsletter