The safety of our children is of paramount importance to us, and we are acutely aware of the ever-increasing need to educate our pupils about staying safe online. In partnership with the National Online Safety project, we have a comprehensive scheme of learning that we deliver throughout school to reflect the continually changing world of technology.
National Online Safety has also produced some useful parent information leaflets, covering a range of topics, which you can access by clicking on the links below.
Almost half (46%) of 8- to 11-year-olds in the UK play online video games with people that they don’t necessarily know and 55% of parents of young gamers worry that their child might be pressured into making expensive in-game purchases
Most children find gaming immensely enjoyable, but the volume of potential risks – and capacity to influence behaviour – often make it problematic for parents. Our #WakeUpWednesday guide suggests some sensible ground rules for promoting safer, healthier gaming habits
Below is a link to this week’s #wakeupwednesday parent guide.
Below are some other useful guides: