Tagged: e-safeguarding

Vodafone Digital Parenting Guide.

I’m a big fan of the Vodafone Digital Parenting guide. It was first recommended to me by Ron Richards, E Safety consultant at the South West Grid for Learning. The first issue I read was full of great advice which I found useful...

Useful Online Safety Resources for Parents

Here’s a few quick resources for parents. A Parents’ guide to Snapchat A Parents’ Guide to Instagram Why not send a link out for these resources to parents using your school’s parents texting service? For more resources for Parents See this page on...

I forgot my phone.

Explain the importance of a balanced lifestyle with respect to technology use. This is one of the outcomes for year six taken from the E Safeguarding strand of our Computing scheme of work. This video provides a great basis for discussion regarding the...

Bradford’s Revised Computing Curriculum

Over the summer break the Curriculum Innovation team have been further developing the Computing Curriculum. The previous versions of the curriculum had been split into seven strands and there were a large number of objectives. Many teachers found it difficult to teach all the...

ParentInfo Feed from CEOP

Parent Info is a new service from CEOP. It’s a free feed of online safety related information that you can add to your school web site. Once you have registered you choose the categories you would like to add to your site. Once...

(e)safeguarding – a 360° view

(e)safeguarding – a 360° view

Our Curriculum ICT (CICT) Team, working through the Bradford Innovation Centres, are all (e)Safety trained (many to CEOP Ambassador and 360 e-Safe Assessor level) and we support all school stakeholder groups, council teams and organisations to ensure that everyone can enjoy our ICT...

Data Protection guidance from ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office)

Data Protection guidance from ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office)

The ICO recently released a document entitled ‘Report on the data protection guidance we gave schools in 2012’ available here. The document highlights how the ICO helped several schools earlier in 2012 to comply with data protection rules and highlights the findings of that...

Ofsted briefing for inspectors (September 2012) – Inspecting e-safety

Ofsted briefing for inspectors (September 2012) – Inspecting e-safety

Ofsted recently released new documentation for use during inspections of maintained schools and academies. Click here to access the updates that have been released. One of the documents that several schools have raised concerns with us about is the Inspecting e-safety section. The document states:- ‘In the context...

Digital Leaders

Digital Leaders

In Autumn 2011, the Innovation Centres started supporting the Digital Leader’s Training Academy. Groups of children in various schools were chosen by staff through various selection processes, e.g. application and interview to become a digital leader. Once selected, the children attended their first...