Resources for Parents

https://www.ceop.police.uk/

CEOP can help and protect you. If someone has acted inappropriately online towards you or someone you know, you can report it directly to CEOP. 

 

E-Safety Information for Parents/Guardians

There are a plethora of excellent resources available for parents regarding E-Safety. We have included some of the better options below. Please contact Mr Cracknell in the school office if you have found something that may be worth sharing with other parents.

http://www.vodafone.com/content/digital-parenting/learning-and-fun/digital-parenting-magazine.html A digital version of the magazine we send home which covers a wide range of E-Safety topics. A must-read!!


http://www.vodafone.com/content/parents.html/ The same company responsible for the Digital Parenting Magazine also run The Parent's Zone site. 


http://parentinfo.org/ is a website run by Parent Zone aimed at older children's parents primarily with topics ranging from 'Selfies', 'Vlogging' and Under 13's using Social Media. It has a wealth of information aimed at building young people's resilience and keeping parents up to date. 


https://www.ceop.police.uk/ CEOP Command. A hub for resources about safeguarding children including CEOP's reporting tool (link and logo above)


http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/ CEOP Command (formerly 'Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre') run this site with information about E-Safety and reporting tools.


http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/ A website that can be visited with your child with fun games and information about E-Safety.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/topics/stay-safe A more child friendly platform which teaches E-Safety using recognisable characters from the CBBC franchises.


http://www.netsmartzkids.org/ As with the BBC site, another child friendly platfrom, using cartoons to provide information about E-Safety.


Kent.gov Leaflet written by Kent Safeguarding Children Board. "Keep Your Children Safe Online"


http://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/ NSPCC Information regarding E-Safety. More specifically for social networks, apps and games http://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/share-aware/ 


http://www.saferinternetday.org/web/guest St Christopher's School uses the Safer Internet Day event to highlight the importance of E-Safety and improving the communication of this to Staff, Parents and Pupils.


http://www.theparentzone.co.uk/ A brilliant resource for Parents geared mainly toward E-Safety although other issues are covered. In addition visit http://www.theparentzone.co.uk/digitalparenting to order the Digital Parenting magazine which is a brilliant E-Safety resource which is also available from the school office.


Anti-Bullying Resources for Parents/Guardians

http://anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/resources/ St Christopher's School uses the 'Anti-Bullying Week' event (run by the Anti-Bullying Alliance) to highlight the importance of our anti-bullying stance and improve communications with parents, pupils and staff about our efforts to prevent and combat bullying in all its forms.

http://www.childline.org.uk/explore/bullying/pages/bullying.aspx This national charity has long been a stalwart for information on bullying in all its forms aswell as a wide range of issues regarding safeguarding of children.