Category E-Safety

20
Apr

Google Family Link – Safety settings for children

  As your child begins using their first Android/Apple device, the Family Link app from Google can help you set certain digital ground rules. You can create a Google Account for your child that’s much like your own and do things like manage apps, keep an eye on screen time and set bedtime for your …

29
Mar

Website promoting internet safety for parents

We see news stories about the impact of technology on our everyday lives all the time these days. Many of us started to think about how technology affects us personally. But how many of us have stopped to think about how it affects our children? 85% of mothers said they use technology to keep their children …

3
Nov

Parental controls for internet use by children

Parental Controls Parental controls are software and tools which you can install on phones or tablets, games consoles or laptops – and even your home broadband. You can also use them to help you block or filter the content your child sees when searching online. And family-friendly public WiFi can help when you’re out and …

12
Oct

CBBC Online Safety

Online Safety CBBC has an ultimate internet survival guide where you will find tips and tricks to stay safe online, beat the cyber-bullies and become a super-surfer.​ Visit https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/shows/stay-safe

17
Sep

Year 4 E-Safety Workshop

On Friday, Year 4 had an E-Safety workshop, where they learnt how to be safe online while learning how to film a quiz show.           

13
Sep

Ditto E-Safety Magazine

Allan MacKenzie is a well-regarded consultant who supports schools specifically with e-Safety. He produces a  magazine called ‘DITTO” for schools, organisations 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. Please click here to read the …

3
May

Parental Controls

What do parental controls do? These controls are designed to help parents and carers manage their child’s online activities.  There are various types, some of which are free but others which can be bought.  However, nothing is totally fool proof so they don’t replace the need for adults to support and advise children using the …