Category Archives: Safeguarding

Online safety in schools and colleges: Questions for the Governing Body – New UKCCIS document published

The UKCCIS Education Group has recently  developed and published guidance for school governors to help governing boards support their school leaders to keep children safe online. Governors can use it to: gain a basic understanding of the school’s current approach to … Continue reading

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KSCB Safer Professional Practice with Technology – Updated 2016

The Kent e-Safety Strategy group on behalf of Kent Safeguarding Children Board (KSCB) have updated the “Safer Professional Practice with Technology” document which provides guidance on appropriate and safer behaviours with technology for any professional working with children, young people and families. … Continue reading

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Online Safety within ‘Keeping children safe in education’ 2016

This article was published on the 6th June 2016 (last updated 20.12.16 at 14:15) and will be subject to review and amendment as required.    On the 26th May 2016 the DfE published the updated ‘Keeping children safe in education’ guidance ready … Continue reading

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“So you got naked online” updated resource

The South West Grid for Learning, coordinators of the UK Safer Internet Centre, have recently updated their popular resource entitled ‘So You Got Naked Online?’ The resource provides practical information to young people, and their parents/ carers and teachers following … Continue reading

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e-Safety within “Inspecting Safeguarding”, September 2014. Be aware this content has been updated to reflect changes for September 2015.

 Be aware this content has been updated to reflect changes for September 2015 and updated content can be found here Post two – e-Safety within “Inspecting Safeguarding”, September 2014 From September 2014 Ofsted have continued to provide a specific section … Continue reading

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Ofsted and e-Safety: updates for September 2014 – Be aware this content has been updated to reflect changes for September 2015.

 Be aware this content has been updated to reflect changes for September 2015 and updated content can be found here In July 2014 Ofsted published the updated version of their School Inspection Framework ready for use in September 2014. Ofsted … Continue reading

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‘ZAK- Exploring Radicalisation’ – Training Opportunity for Kent Schools

‘Zak’ has been developed in partnership with Kent Police, the Center for Child Protection (University of Kent) and Kent County Council and seeks to present the opportunity to enable young people to become aware of some of the paths to … Continue reading

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