At Burley Oaks we are working with staff, pupils and parents / carers to create a school community which values the use of new technologies in enhancing learning, encourages responsible use of ICT, and follows agreed policies to minimise potential e-safety risks.
Please click to view the presentations from our series of e-safety information evenings.
E-Safety Information Evening 2016 E-safety Information Evening 2017
Our E-Safety Curriculum aims to teach children to have resilience, information and power. Click on the links for more detail.
Information for parents:
The safer internet site above shares a mass of information about how to keep young people safe online. Digital Parenting is an online magazine for parents created by Vodaphone. For more parenting advice and inspiration visit vodafone.com/parents.
https://www.net-aware.org.uk/ has a guide to the most recent apps and their uses. Each app is explained and judged according to its sign up, privacy and reporting systems.
https://www.healthychildren.org/english/media/Pages/default.aspx provides a tool to talk about appropriate screen time with your family.
The children's commissioner's report (January 2017) details the need for a step change in the way we prepare children for digital life which can be read here. It contains useful advice and information.