Here you will find lots of information about e-safety and keeping children safe. Click the links below to find out all the latest news and useful websites.
Do you feel like your children are one step ahead of you when it comes to IT? Here you'll find lots of useful links to sites that can help you monitor your child's Internet use. Search engines such as Google have ‘search settings’ buttons which you can alter to restrict searches and filter out inappropriate content for children. This is usually a simple tick box wizard which takes little time to complete.
It is advisable to have some kind of parental control software. Some software can be downloaded from the internet for free. Here is a link to the Which? website. There is a lot of useful information on this site about how to download software and set time constraints on Internet usage or limit search result.
Below are some links to some really useful sites which are relevant to parents with primary-aged children and beyond. Technology will keep changing so it's important to keep yourself up to date!
It is everybody's responsibility to make sure children and young people feel safe and cared for. It is important that you know who to speak to if you are concerned about ANY child in or out of school. Passing on information could help to safeguard young people and should not be seen as interfering. Our safeguarding officer at Scissett is the Head Teacher - Elaine Watson, you can speak to her in confidence about any issues regarding the safety and well-being of children.
Parenting can often be a hard job and sometimes you may need a little help.Kirklees have produced a parenting handbook which has some useful tips and ideas that you may find useful.
Here are some useful links about other local and national agencies that can help.