Message from the Headteacher
Keeping children safe when they are online is a key priority for our school. We have invested in filters in school, which look to block inappropraite material being inadvertently accessed by children or staff in school. In addition, we have monitoring software that allows to pinpoint when something inappropraite has been typed on any device in school.
Digital Parenting – from Vodafone Parental controls. Want to put some parental controls in place but not sure how to do it? Read our guide and you’ll soon have it figured out. Plus all you need to keep your children safe online.
Kidsmart – The Kidsmart website has been written by Childnet International, a non-profit organisation working to help make the internet a great place for children. See www.childnet.com. Childnet has consulted widely in producing this resource.
|ThinkUknow – Log on to find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. If you look after young people there’s an area for you too – with resources you can use in the classroom, at home or just to get with it.|
|Digizen – Why is digital citizenship important? Digital citizenship isn’t just about recognising and dealing with online hazards. It’s about building safe spaces and communities, understanding how to manage personal information, and about being internet savvy – using your online presence to grow and shape your world in a safe, creative way, and inspiring others to do the same.|
|Parentzone – how to keep your children safe on popular sites|
|UK Safer Internet Centre includes a guide to setting up parental controls on your home internet.|