We provide children with lots of opportunities to learn through the use of technology as they continue to develop and grow in a world with it all around them. However it is of the upmost importance that we also educate our whole school community the importance of using technology safely and appropriately. In our Computing curriculum, E-Safety is visited regularly by teachers at age appropriate levels as well as us holding whole school initiatives towards E-Safety at different times.
We provide information to parents and carers for how to best approach technology in the home and we cover all areas of safe internet and technology use in school. Some of the areas include exploring our digital footprint, things we should be aware of when judging how trustworthy a website is and how we should behave when socialising online.
E-Safety Parents Workshop
On 20th February 2020 we held a workshop for parents to find out more information about E-Safety and how it is taught in school. We also showed a wide range of resources available to be used at home to check content is suitable, to use devices correctly and to develop a positive culture around technology use.
At the workshop the following documents were provided: