News Tagged 'online safety'

Free Online Safety Book

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Free Online Safety BookThere is a new free online safety book which can be accessed from this weblink.

It is a very useful guide in simple language which would be a great reminder to send out for families to access. Parents are often worried about how they can protect their children online this guide ...

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Kent Online Safety Policy Updates

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Online Safety policyThe Kent Online Safety policy template and supporting guidance has been updated by   The Education Safeguarding Team  for September 2017. These documents are very like the ones that the Oxfordshire Team used to develop for schools, they were useful then, so these may be now!

Updates within the template and guidance include:

▪     Reordered layout

▪     Updated content regarding social media

▪     Updated content regarding the use of mobile phones and ...

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Gooseberry Planet

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Gooseberry PLanetGooseberry Planet offers a complete toolkit to teach children about online safety, the use of social media, cyber bullying and grooming with lesson plans that depend on gamification to inspire and motivate children.

“Children love playing games and Gooseberry Planet is a fun way to present Internet safety situations to them. The software platform facilitates the participation of parents and teachers to discuss with their children/students ...

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Be Internet Awesome – Interland

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InterlandInterland, be Internet Awesome is a new game created by Google to teach children digital safety.

” Interland is an adventure-packed online game that makes learning about digital safety and citizenship interactive and fun—just like the Internet itself. Here, kids will help their fellow Internauts combat badly behaved hackers, phishers, oversharers, and bullies by practicing the skills they need to be good digital citizens.”(Interland)

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Stop Cyberbullying Day – 16 June 2017

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Stop Cyberbullying DayThe Stop Cyberbullying Day is coming up on June the 16th.

Cyber bullying is when someone is humiliated and embarrassed through electronic and online means. Kids get cyber bullied by interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones. Cyber bullying is a big problem and over 50,000 kids EVERYDAY get cyber-bullied. Kids reported to start saying mean stuff to each other in 2nd Grade ...

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