The online world is posing an ever-increasing risk to children, and it is important that schools, parents and carers work together to take an active role in teaching children about online dangers. Learning how to act safely when using the internet is an incredibly important part of safeguarding our children.
We are therefore delighted to announce that, at Rolleston, we have shown our commitment to protecting our pupils online by working with National Online Safety- providing free resources for all parents and carers and we are now an accredited school.
The resources include a Parents & Carers course that can be taken at your own convenience and in small sections. It covers:
To create your account, please follow http://nationalonlinesafety.com/enrol/rolleston-primary-school enter your details and select “I am a: Parent/Carer” as your account type.
Once you have registered, you will be able to access the “Online Safety for Parents and Carers’ course and National Online Safety’s Resources- which includes a wide range of online platform guides on the latest social media channels and games. We are also holding a coffee afternoon to discuss ways in which you can keep your children safe online on Monday 15th November from 2-3pm. Please see your Parent Pay for more information about this.
National Online Safety release a brand-new guide weekly, and aim to cover all major social media platforms, apps and issues that children encounter online. This aims to help empower parents with the knowledge to protect their children from the dangers of the internet- please see the previous page for these helpful guides.
We would love to hear any feedback you have about this. Please contact Mrs Sullivan if you would like any more information.