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

When: 25 April 2018, 16:00 - 16:00

Location: Online

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Have you ever run an safety event where only a handful of parents turn up? And not necessarily the ones who need to hear your important messages? This webinar explores a range of strategies that schools might explore to ensure your online safety aspirations are effectively communicated with parents. It will include;
  • Parents: the keystone in a successful online safety strategy
  • What are the best strategies to engage parents?
  • What research tells us about parent’s attitudes to their child’s online life
  •  Effective strategies for parental engagement.
  • Understanding parental concerns
  • Generate a parental survey.
  • Impact tools
  • Parent Governor
  • E-Safety Group
  • Offering opportunities to educate parents
  • E-safety EveningsExpert technical sessions
  • Incidental education through BYOD or 1-to-1 roll-outs
  • Entrapment
  • Encouraging child/parent dialogue
  • Empowering parents by providing or advising on technical solutions to support monitoring and management of behaviour
  • Online safety curriculum that includes parent contribution
  • Drip-feeding latest information through a range of existing communication routes
  • Clearly signposted resources that do not overwhelm
  • Valued and effective reporting routes for parents to contact the school
  • Active reporting.
  • Passive reporting.
  • Develop a reputation as a single point of coordination and expertise for online safety

When: 7 June 2018, 16:00 - 17:00

Location: Online

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Education is at the heart of a successful online safety strategy and yet resource and structure seem disparate when faced with the wealth of information out there. This webinar focuses on the SWGfL CSM Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum and will cover:
  • What is digital literacy and citizenship?
  • Scope and Sequence of the scheme
  • Lesson materials
  • Dovetailing lessons into other areas of the curriculum
  • Engaging parents
  • Reinforcement and extension
  • Assessment
  • Accreditation

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