e-Safety

eSafety at Khalsa Secondary Academy

As a school community we want students to take advantage of all the benefits that fast and safe internet access can give them. This can help them increase their knowledge and general understanding of the world. ​To report an incident to CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection) click here: So students can enjoy fast and safe internet in school we filter out:

  • File Sharing
  • Instant Messaging & Skype
  • Social Media
  • Adult Content

A Student Acceptable Use Policy is in place. There are consequences for irresponsible use and loss of internet access if not signed. The AUP clarifies…

  • How they will stay safe online
  • How they will share internet capacity
  • How they will act respectfully when online

Parental controls – consider restricting access to inappropriate content via the following:

  • Broadband via router
  • Mobile phones and tablets
  • Games consoles

This site gives you an easy step by step way to set parental controls.  (click on “Controls”)   Advice to parents from young people via survey on www.knowthenet.org.uk   (Knowledge Centre – Social Network)

  • Trust us – we mostly use web to chat & watch fun videos
  • Talk to us – we could always use some guidance if we don’t know what to do or if we haven’t spotted the danger
  • Be mindful – parental controls don’t catch everything if we use mobiles or friends’ devices

Useful Links:
www.childline.org.uk 
www.thinkuknow.co.uk
https://www.internetmatters.org/