Being online is an integral part of children’s lives. Social media, online games, websites and apps can be accessed through mobile phones, computers, laptops and tablets – all of which form a platform for children’s online world.
E-safety is a fundamental part of Caldershaw's safeguarding and child protection measures. The government has also set out guidance for schools across the UK, which highlights the importance of safeguarding children online.
Caldershaw Primary School adopts a whole school approach and helps to ensure online safety is regularly talked about and taught to help give the knowledge and skills children need to be safe online.
Keeping Your Child Safe Online Guides
With the ever changing technologies, it is important that you as parents are up-to-date with the latest trends, games and apps that your child/ren may be accessing. Below are some guides for parents written by the National Online Safety team that will inform you about the age restrictions, settings and dangers that they may face. Please be vigilant and check all devices that your child/ren use to ensure that you keep them as safe as possible