Online Safety

Please find below a selection of on line safety resources specifically aimed at supporting pupils and families during this period of school closure.


 

Sandgate School has an E-Safety Policy which can be found by clicking here http://www.sandgateschool.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/E-safety-policy-2016.pdf

We also have a full list of on-line safety resources that are available year round and is not Coronavirus specific information. This information can be found by clicking here http://www.sandgateschool.org.uk/online-safety/

UK Government Advice

 

 

Whilst there are huge benefits to being online in order to stay connected to family and friends during this period, the government recognises many parents may feel concerned about the activities and content their children are accessing. This guidance outlines resources to help keep children safe from different risks online and where to go to receive support and advice.

 


Guidance – Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for parents and carers to keep children safe online (Published 14 April 2020) – CLICK HERE

Guidance – Coronavirus (COVID-19) – staying safe online – What you can do to stay safe online during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak – CLICK HERE

Social Media Information

Social Media and Apps

As families and young people will be using social media more frequently at this time, we are sharing some information about the advantageous uses of these, but also possible risks associated with specific apps.

houseparty information

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monkey information

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snapchat information

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tiktok information

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youtube information

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yubo information

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Report Harmful Content

Report Harmful Content Guidance – CLICK HERE

 

Think U Know - on line safety

Think U Know online safety –  ClICK HERE

Digi World On Line Safety Activities