We have had a new leaflet produced to help parents with online safety. Please read it with your child/children. All of the classes have been taught how to stay safe on the internet, so have a good chat to see how much they have remembered.
Useful e-safety documents
In today’s electronic world it is important that our children learn to work and play online safely.
We have developed a comprehensive selection of policies, including ones for our children that shape how we work online.
The NSPCC has great advice on social media
Guide for Parents and Carers
CEOP – Child Exploitation & Online Protection Centre has some great information about what it takes to be a better ‘online’ parent. The content is light hearted and realistic and offers advice on how to talk to your child about technology.
When should I report to CEOP?
We have identified the following websites which give guidance and support
Anti-Bullying Alliance – a coalition of organisations and individuals that are united against bullying
BBC WebWise – films and resources on staying safe online.
CBBC Stay Safe – advice for children on online safety.
Child Protection Company: eSafety Course for Parents – by taking the Parent eSafety course, you can work with your child to keep them safe on the internet and learn more about eSafety yourself as a parent.
Childline – get help and advice about a wide range of issues
Childnet International – for primary children.
Childnet International – for teachers and professionals.
Facebook Privacy Settings – a useful guide.
Internet Matters – a guide to help you through the many issues children can experience when using the internet.
Internet Safety for Kids – a parent’s guide.
Internet Watch Foundation – the UK Hotline for reporting criminal online content.
Keeping Kids Safe Online – a parent’s guide
KidSMART – lots of resources aimed at children.
Parent Info: Digital resilience – a parent’s guide
Parent Info: Snapchat – a parent’s guide
Parent Info: how to tell if your child is addicted to tech – a parent’s guide
Parent Info: Pokemon Go – a parent’s guide
Parentline Plus – advice on all aspects of family life
Report Online Terrorist Material (gov.uk) – report illegal terrorist information, pictures or videos you’ve found on the internet. Your report will be treated anonymously.
See It Report It – this website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience.
Southwest Grid for Learning Staying Safe Resource – online safety guidence
Surf Swell Island (Disney) – Surf Swell island provides you with lots of adventures in internet safety so that you can collect jewels to take to treasure palace – are you brave enough to take the challenge?
ThinkUKnow – learning resource for children.
Transl8it – type in SMS, text message, emoticon, smiley, slang, chat room net lingo or abbreviations and let transL8it! convert it to plain english to understand
UK Safer Internet Centre: Parental Controls – how to set up parental controls offered by your home ISP.