Internet Safety Support for Parents
If it makes you frown, shut it down!
Online Safety Accreditation
Worle Village Primary has successfully completed a comprehensive online safety training programme demonstrating its commitment to keeping children and young people safe online.
The Primary School has received a National Online Safety Certified School Accreditation for its whole school community approach to protecting children in the online world.
National Online Safety Members - The National College
At Worle Village Primary School, we strive to ensure that our staff and parents have access to the most up to date Online safety training possible. We are proud to be members of the National College program. They deliver high quality research backed trianing delivered by prominent and experienced lecturers and practitioners in their fields.
Parents are encouraged to sign up and register so they too can have access to a wide range of training that aims to keep both pupils and parents safe within the home and online.
If you would like to sign up and have a look at what training is available, please see attached letter of how to.
Dear Parents & Carers,
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 Worle Village Primary School have shown our commitment to protecting our pupils online by working with National Online Safety- providing resources for all parents and carers.
The resources include Parents & Carers courses (presented by Myleene Klass), online video resources and weekly guides covering a huge range of topics, including:
To create your account, please follow https://nationalonlinesafety.com/enrol/worle-village-primary-school and complete your details. When you’re set up, you’ll be able to set ‘Parent/Carer’ as your user type.
You can access National Online Safety online via any device- including via our brand-new smartphone app. To download the app, please go to:
Alternatively, search for ‘National Online Safety’ in the App Store/Google Play Store.
Answers to frequently asked questions and customer service can be accessed at https://helpdesk.thenationalcollege.co.uk/helpcentre .
Worle Village Primary School
Internet Safety - Parental Controls
Safer Internet Day was on the 8th February 2022
Safer Internet Day 2021 was celebrated in the UK with the theme:
An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online world
This year in the UK, Safer Internet Day explores reliability online. The internet has an amazing range of information and opportunities online, but how do we separate fact from fiction?
Safer Internet Day will be celebrated globally with the slogan: Together for a better internet.
REPORT AN ISSUE
If you'd like to report an online/technology safety issue, you can do so by completing the form below. Anything you write will be forwarded to our Designated Lead for Child Protection at Worle Village Primary. Also remember that you can report ANYTHING, it does not have to be something that has happened to you. You can also report on behalf of a friend.
Lessons and resources for home
The below websites have formal lesson plans and toolkits, many have computer games that would be informative but fun to play at home.