E Bullying: safety online
ANY FORM OF BULLYING USING ELECTRONIC MEANS IS UNACCEPTABLE.
- Any form of e-bullying of a student or member of staff (e.g.taking and sending/distributing images or inappropriate text/social media messages) done from ANY location using web-based or other electronic applications and/or hardware, is unacceptable and disciplinary action will be taken by the College.
- Mobile phones are not allowed on the College site unless switched off - this is part of our policy to prevent E-bullying.
- The College advises students about the dangers of using email and social networking sites and the College website has guidance pages and appropriate links for staff/students and Parents/Carers.
Keep Your Children Safe Online:
Free O2 & NSPCC helpline: If you want to set up parental controls, adjust privacy settings or get advice on social networks experts, from the free O2 & NSPCC helpline they are there to help: 0808 800 5002
NSPCC Net Aware:
Your guide to the social networks your children use. Stay up-to-date and keep your child safe in today's digital world.