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Merley First School

Online Safety

Welcome to our Online Safety page where you will find information and useful links to help us stay safe.

Firstly our school encourages all our pupils to be SMART online…

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There are some great sites that help pupils understand what being SMART online looks like, please click on the links below.

https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

https://www.childnet.com/resources/looking-for-kidsmart

https://www.childnet.com/resources/the-adventures-of-kara-winston-and-the-smart-crew

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/4_7/

Parents and Carers

Many issues that arise online can be quickly and simply solved by talking with both parties involved. If your child is having any issues online please contact the school so that we can help. These will be dealt with in accordance to our ICT policy.

As a parent or carer, you can sometimes feel that you do not know how to keep your child safe online. The UK Safer Internet Centre is a site that is there to help you gain a better understanding of staying safe online.

Net Aware is a site run by the NSPCC to inform parents about social media sites that there child may be using. Please click the link below to find out more information.

Common sense media is a site where you can find reviews for what your kids want to watch, play or use. Trusted ratings created with families in mind. Please click the link below to access the site.

The links below offer parennts and carers advice when setting up electronic devices for children.

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Adults and Professionals

It isn’t just young people who need to be SMART online, as adults and professionals we also need to understand the importance of Internet safety.  Please visit the Professionals Online Safety Helpline for anyone who works with children for advice and guidance.

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