eSafety - Advice and Information
Technology is transforming our world. Computers, the Internet, and mobile phones are part of our everyday lives and used for so many reasons, it is hard to imagine how we coped without them.
However, technology is not all positive, and we should all be aware of the downsides and risks. As a parent you should be aware of the dangers, so you can monitor, support and advise your children. It is important that you discuss with them what the dangers are, and help them to understand the risks.
The online safety of all pupils at Ursuline College is of paramount importance. This page contains some key information you should be aware of, and provides links to other sites and leaflets that give more detailed information.
Additional Advice for Parents:
Please be vigilant with your children’s internet usage.
It is important for parents to be aware of the apps and social networks their child is using. We would recommend exercising extreme caution with the ‘Yellow’ app and ‘Omegle’. Parents should consider whether the app is age appropriate.
|Cybersmile Leaflets Parents Guide||25th Nov 2016||Download|
|Cybersmile Leaflets Teens Guide||25th Nov 2016||Download|
|Family Agreement Advice||25th Nov 2016||Download|
|Parent Factsheet 0716||25th Nov 2016||Download|
|Stay Safe Online Leaflet||25th Nov 2016||Download|
|Supporting Young People Online||25th Nov 2016||Download|