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An introduction to online safety

This introductory course will ensure staff are familiar with the key elements of online safety and the statutory requirements of Ofsted and the DfE. It will explore how to embed good practice in online safety, using engaging resources from Discovery Education Espresso and web 2.0 tools to support teaching and learning.

Duration options: 3 hours or 6 hours

6 hour course

Goals:

  • To look at the online safety requirements within the curriculum
  • To explore what good practice in school online safety policies and procedures looks like
  • Utilise a range of digital resources to assist in the delivery of online safety in the classroom
  • Create and use resources using a range of online tools aligning to a specific curriculum objective

Outcomes:

  • To understand the online safety requirements within the 2014 curriculum
  • To know what good practice in school online safety policies and procedures looks like
  • An awareness of the range of resources from Discovery Education Espresso to assist in the delivery of online safety in the classroom
  • Confidence to create and use resources using a range of online tools supporting particular curriculum objectives

Audience:

Whole staff; Key stage grouping; phase grouping; year grouping; NQTs; middle management; Teaching assistants/support staff

3 hour course

Goals:

  • To look at the online safety requirements within the curriculum and how this may transfer to policies and procedures within school
  • Utilise a range of digital resources to assist in the delivery of online safety in the classroom

Outcomes:

  • To understand the online safety requirements within the curriculum and how this may transfer to policies and procedures within school
  • An awareness of the range of resources from Discovery Education Espresso to assist in the delivery of online safety in the classroom

Audience:

Whole staff; Key stage grouping; phase grouping; year grouping; NQTs; middle management; Teaching assistants/support staff