E-safety

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At Constantine School we all love using ICT and the Internet to teach, to learn and to have fun, and we take online safety very seriously. Our staff and children are knowledgeable about the dangers associated with using the internet and are well trained about how stay safe on line.

E-Safety is explicitly taught in PSHE and ICT throughout both Key Stages using differentiated and engaging sequences of lessons designed by Childnet and Think U Know. Every year we get involved in Safer Internet Day and do lots of fun activities that further remind us of the importance of staying safe while enjoying the Internet responsibly.

Our E-Safety and Acceptable Use Policies are robust, regularly reviewed and updated and are reflective of the best practice advised by the South West Grid For Learning. Those policies, along with the schemes of work for teaching E-Safety can be viewed by clicking the links below:

CPS E-Safety Policy

Constantine School Staff Acceptable Use Policy Agreement

Constantine School Pupil Acceptable Use Policy Agreement

E-safety scheme of work

The links to documents and tutorials below are intended to inform parents about some practical steps they can take to help their children stay safe on-line:

NCI Technologies E-Safety Portal

Facebook Family Safety Centre

Parent’s Guide to Facebook

Using Facebook Safely

Set up Facebook privacy controls

Set up YouTube safety mode
YouTube Safety Mode enable parents to choose whether to limit content on YouTubeTM that might be unsuitable for their children, even though it’s not against YouTube’s Community Guidelines.

The links below are all excellent E-Safety resources for children, parents, teachers and governors:

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