The Internet has become part of our everyday lives and is now easier to access then ever before. At Evelyn Street Primary School, we appreciate the importance of the internet as a learning tool for children today and the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is an integral part of teaching and learning. The children benefit from a wide range of technical resources, with online capabilities at the centre of their learning. It provides them with the opportunities to access a wide range of educational tools, communicate with friends and investigate the world around them. However, there is also content available that is not suitable for children. We hope that the information provided on this page will help to keep your children safe and ensure they use technology, including mobile phones responsibly. If you wish to know more please contact a member of staff at school.
Use of the Internet can have risks. Young people are more at risk of exposure to inappropriate or criminal behaviour if they are unaware of the dangers.These dangers include:
Please click on these links below for further guidance:
You can access the Parent Zone website via the portal below. This will give you access to a range on informative articles and is frequently updated in an attempt to keep up with the growing use of technology and social media by young people.