Updated e-Safety and Social Media Training Course

Our popular training course combining online-safety and the safe use of social media in education had just been updated to include all the latest advice and guidance. The course includes modules on: An introduction to e-Safety risks Educating and empowering children to minimise risks Issues related to anti-radicalisation and extremism in the online world The issues…

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Social Media: friend or foe?

Social media is a great way to connect and communicate with people.  However, to many it can pose a veritable minefield of security settings, fears about privacy and online etiquette. Some schools confidently embrace the use of social media, with many setting up their own Twitter accounts or Facebook pages in order to keep parents up to…

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Ofsted: schools should enable young people to manage social media risks

According to the latest Ofsted guidance, schools should be educating students about how to recognise and manage any potential online risks. This is not necessarily as easy as it sounds, especially when many staff feel they know less about social media than the students they teach. With Ofsted’s expectation that schools place e-safety firmly within…

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