Welcome to the Online Safety page!
Keeping safe when online and using technology.
The videos below shows some of the dangers children face when online, particularly from social networking sites such as facebook.
Some useful websites for Parents, carers and their children
https://www.internetmatters.org/hub/guidance/snapchat-safety-a-how-to-guide-for-parents Snapchat safety: a how to guide for parents.
http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk Parents/ (25 minute video and resources for parents and children).
www.ceop.gov.uk Report possible abuse or grooming activities here
http://www.getnetwise.org Video how to’s – safety settings explained etc.
www.askaboutgames.com/parental-controls/ Setting up controls on gaming systems, Wii, Xbox, Playstation etc.
http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/landing/familysafety/ Setting google safe search.
http://www.iwf.org.uk/ Internet Watch, reporting illegal sites and activities.
http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/ Games, tips, resources and links for all!
http://www.digizen.org/ Creating good digital citizens.
www.fostering.net For resources for carers including "Fostering in a Digital World"
http://vodafonedigitalparenting.co.uk Excellent range of resources and help.
http://www.swgfl.org.uk/products-services/Online-Safety-Services/Professionals-Online-Safety-Helpline 0844 381 4772 Helpline for professionals working with children.
Some useful websites for Parents and Teachers
CEOP - Captain Kara and Winston's Smart Crew Cartoons illustrating the smart rules.
Get Safe Online – Safeguarding Children Information and resources for teachers and parents.
ICO – Personal information and information rights Lesson plans and resources.
BBC - CBBC Stay Safe Guidance, resources, videos and quiz.
Google - Google Safety Tips Security advice for parents and families.
Childnet - The Smart Crew Cartoons and teacher resources.
Kidscape - What is cyberbullying? Advice for families and children on cyberbullying.
DfE - Preventing and Tackling Bullying Advice for schools October 2014.