eSafety

Internet Safety

Keeping safe on the Internet : Advice for you and your children

The internet is an amazing tool which offers huge benefits, but it poses potential risks, especially to children. We seek parental permission for children to use the internet but it is now an integral part of school life and is used routinely to support children's learning. We have clear expectations that we make clear to children and e-safety is an important part of the ICT curriculum. We also have appropriate security systems and filters in place to protect children.

Advice and guidelines for internet safety

We hope children will have access to the internet at home but parents/carers need to be aware of the dangers and how to protect their child.We recommend you look at the following information:

Click to download.Safer internet day letter  Keeping under fives safe, Safer Internet day 2017Supporting young people online

https://www.facebook.com/safety

http://now.symassets.com/content/dam/norton/global/pdfs/whitepapers/EN-NFP_help_your_kids_enjoy_the_internet_safely.pdf

For practical and easy to understand tips and advice Devon and Cornwall Police recommend CEOP's parent page and short video presentation, accessed through this link:
www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/

The following information may also be of help:
Learn how to set up Internet Parental Controls