Computing and E-Safety
E-Safety within school
E-Safety is taken very serious and lessons takes place throughout the year at Farington Primary School. Displays in our ICT suite serve as visual reminders to stay safe while online. E-Safety is highlighted with our computing curriculum as a priority.
LETTER SENT HOME TO PARENTS RE:YOUTUBE 21.01.17 You Tube website.docx
Some useful information for parents
Following our Safety Awareness Event (20.11.16) please find below lots of useful links for parents and children.
Online Safety support for parents and carers:
A guide from Google to show parents how they can protect your family online.
YouTube Safety Centre
Beatbullying website (Cybermentors)
The Cybersmile Foundation website (The Cyberbullying Charity)
'The Parents' and Carers' Guide to the Internet', has been created by CEOP to provide a light hearted and realistic look at what it takes to be a better online parent.
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents or https://www.comparitech.com/blog/vpn-privacy/protecting-childrens-privacy/
"The Parents Guide to Technology from the UK Safer Internet Centre has been created to answer these questions and introduce some of the most popular devices, highlighting the safety tools available and empowering parents with the knowledge they need to support their children to use these technologies safely and responsibly".
How to set up the parental controls offered by your internet provider (UK Safer Internet Centre)
The parents section of the Know IT All website. The site contains information about positive ways young people are using different technologies, what the risks are to users and it outlines practical advice in avoiding or minimising risks when using online and mobile technologies.
Child Safety Online Overview (Knowthenet)