While you are away from school over the Summer Holidays, it is really important that you keep yourselves safe. This includes being safe online. Please click on the links below to find out different ways to keep yourselves safe online.
Being online is an integral part of children and young people’s lives. Social media, online games, websites and apps can be accessed through mobile phones, computers, laptops and tablets – all of which form a part of children and young people’s online world.
The internet and online technology provides new opportunities for young people’s learning and growth, but it can also expose them to new types of risks.
E-safety should form a fundamental part of schools’ and colleges’ safeguarding and child protection measures.
Please click on the links below to find out how you can help keep your children safe online and ways to start conversations with them about online safety.
E-Safety message for w.c. 22.6.20
What do you do if you click on a website which has pictures or words that upset you?
It is really important that everyone knows how to stay safe when using the internet, what to do if someone is nasty to you or if you see something that upsets you.
If you are using the internet and you see something that upsets you, you need to do one of the next 3 steps:
You must tell an adult you trust that you have seen something that upsets you.
Tell an adult you trust so that they can look at what has upset you.
But it can be better to minimise it. That way, when you tell an adult you trust what has happened they can have a look.