Sessions to train staff in Online Safety

Staff Training is consistently identified as amongst the weakest area of school Online Safety practice. We offer online professional development webinars free as part of our BOOST service.

Online Safety BOOST Webinars

Staff Training is consistently identified as amongst the weakest area of school Online Safety practice.
 
BOOST gives your school free unlimited access to SWGfL online webinar professional development sessions. If your school does not subscribe to BOOST you are welcome to attend but there will be a charge of £50 + VAT for each session.
 
SWGfL also run a series of additional classroom based training sessions, you will find more information here

Location: Online

This webinar will cover the following:
• From collaboration to communication; how children search, find and comment on those around them! How important is social networking in their everyday lives?
• Understanding the nature of our own online presence and environments
• Content, contact and conduct - What risks do professionals and volunteers face?
• Keeping online social and professional lives apart
• Understanding school and organisation policies and how to stay in control?
• From collaboration to communication; how children search, find and comment on those around them! How important is social networking in their everyday lives?
• Understanding the nature of our own online presence and environments

Location: Online

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This  webinar will include:

  • A literature review of the latest research in online safety that covers
  • Trends and changes in technology use
  • Perception of online safety and some of the mechanisms in use to safeguard children
  • The impact of social media on teenage mental health
  • A review of the performance of schools policy and practice

Location: Online

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This short webinar will include:

  • A review of the statutory obligations for schools with regards to online safety
  • What effective practice looks like
  • How school inspectors will assess online safety

Location: Online

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School inspectorates are focusing on online safety as part of a school’s wider safeguarding commitment. What are the features of a good or outstanding school? It will cover:

  • Whole school devolvement
  • Policy
  • Reporting
  • Staff development
  • Curriculum
  • Parental engagement
  • Standards and monitoring

Location: Online

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This short webinar will include:

  • A review of the latest online safety resources for
    • Schools
    • Parents
    • Children
    • Teachers

Location: Online

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Schools and registered childcare providers in England and Wales are required to have appropriate filtering and monitoring systems in place from Monday 5th September 2016.  This webinar will include:

  • What are appropriate levels of filtering and monitoring
  • Filtering tools as part of the solution

Location: Online

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This short webinar will include:

  • An overview of what the changes in technology are that children are using
  • A look in more depth at some specific trends
  • A review of data privacy
  • The impact of pornography on children

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