15 February 2019
By Rebecca Avery

Online Safety Briefing: Term 3 (January – February 2018-19)

This is the 2018-19 Term 3 (January- February) edition of the Kent Education Safeguarding Team’s Online Safety briefings, which aim to help Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) in educational settings keep up to date with emerging online safety issues, as well as resources and research.

The following links are not endorsed, controlled or promoted by The Education People. This briefing should not be shared or forwarded directly to children, young people or parents due to the sensitive and potentially distressing nature of some content.

Before sharing content that name specific apps or websites, we recommend DSLs access the following links:

General Content

 ‘Addiction’ and Screen time

Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

Criminal Exploitation

Cyberbullying

Cybercrime

Gaming and Gambling

Information Governance, Privacy and Data

Mental Health 

Professional Conduct

'Sexting’, Sexual Harassment and Violence

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Social Media and Technology

Trust and Reliability

Educational Content

Teaching Materials, Tools and Video

Articles for Parent/Carers

Resources to share with parents/carers