The emphasis on E-safety in the new Computing curriculum aims to ensure that all pupils are responsible, competent, confident and creative users of information and communication technology.
At Key Stage 1, pupils should be taught to:-
- use technology safely and respectfully, keeping personal information private; identify where to go for help and support when they have concerns about content or contact on the internet or other online technologies.
At Key Stage 2, pupils should be taught to:-
- use technology safely, respectfully and responsibly; recognise acceptable/unacceptable behaviour; identify a range of ways to report concerns about content and contact.
e hope you will find them useful to engage you and your child in constructive conversation about e-safety.
Digital Parenting - Safer Internet Day film for parents and carers
This film accompanies the Safer Internet Day education pack for parents and carers created for Safer Internet Day 2018. However, it is still a relevant film that looks at what is important in digital parenting and signposts parents and carers to resources they might find useful.
CBBC - Children's guide to staying safe online
This guide written by CBBC gives 8 top tips for staying safe online
CEOP is the organisation for Child Exploitation and online protection. It contains a range of information about keeping yourself or a child you know safe from child sexual exploitation. You can also report anything that has made you feel uncomfortable on the COP website.
Childnet International (previously kidsmart)
Childnet International is a non-profit organisation working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children.
This website offers help for parents on how to keep their children safe online. It is run in partnership with all of the big internet service providers, including BT, Sky and Virgin.
Social Media Video
This light hearted video demonstrates how social media behaviour would work in person look in person, brings it all into perspective
A not-for-profit charitable trust, providing a wide range of products, services and solutions designed specifically for education, including support for
Thinkuknow is also from CEOPS but has areas aimed at different age ranges using videos and top tips to make learning about internet safety fun.
UK Safer Internet Centre
The UK Safer Internet Centre contains online safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.
Specifically they have information on staying safe when using social network and similar sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Moshi Monsters, YouTube etc, these guides can be accessed here:
Warwickshire County Council
Cyber Safe Warwickshire
Cyber Safe Warwickshire helps young adults and their parents get the knowledge they need to stay safe online.