Gilbert Inglefield Academy

E-Safety

E Safety is a very important part of today's society.  The digital world brings many advantages in communication for both children and adults but it is very important for parents to understand how their children are using the internet and how they can be protected from its potential dangers. 

FACEBOOK
Although the lower age limit for use of Facebook is thirteen, we are aware that many of our pupils use it by putting a false age in and though we in no way condone such falsehood, it is important we know how to manage their use of it so they are safe.
PDF icon"A Parents' Guide to Facebook" is a very informative document for parents. 

Web iconNSPCC Share Aware
Help keep your child safe on social networks 

Web iconUK Internet Safety Centre
This site provides e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet. 

PDF iconA Parents' Guide to Snapchat
This site helps you understand how Snapchat works.

CEOP website
To report a concern or seek advice

Thinkuknow website

Introduce and explore e-safety issues with your child/children

Gooseberry Planet

Information about the dangers of sexting and sexual imagery