E-safety Seminar - Leeds

E-safety Support team up with ChatFOSS to bring a brand new e-safety seminar to Leeds

E-safety in schools : The minefield of 2016 - Friday 17th June 2016, St Georges Centre, Leeds

E-safety continues to gain apace as a topic. Schools are expected to be experts in this ever changing topic. The plethora of issues it raises, together with continual changes in apps, technology and the associated problems this brings creates a minefield for education professionals.

This one day conference brings together a range of experts in the field to equip you with the skills to deliver e-safety confidently and effectively in your setting.

Who should attend?
Headteachers, Pastoral Leaders, ICT teachers from both primary and secondary settings.

Why attend?
This one day conference has been put together to:

  • Ensure you are uptodate on best practice for schools
  • Give an overview of the latest guidance and resources
  • Provide advice and discussion on the latest topics and trend
  • This event is also being submitted for CPD Certification.

    9.30am - Arrival and networking opportunity

    10.15am - Empowering Children to embrace technology
    Speaker: Henry Platten, eCadets

  • Using peer empowerment
  • E-safety – a whole school approach
  • Managing the digital generation
  • 10.50am - Safeguarding made simple: The pupil voice
    Speaker: Michael Brennan, Tootoot

  • Safeguarding in the 21st Century
  • Providing young people with a voice
  • An overview of tootoot
  • 11.30 - Coffee

    11.50 - E-Safety - ‘Getting it right for inspections’
    Speaker: Tim Pinto, E-safety Consultant

  • Best practice e-safety for your school
  • Understanding Ofsted requirements
  • Writing e-safety policies
  • 12.45 - Networking lunch

    13.50 - Practical tips for teachers
    Speaker: Alicia Coad, ChatFOSS

  • How much do teachers need to know?
  • Protecting your online reputation and tattoo
  • Working and educating parents
  • 14.30 - Roundtable discussion of current issues in schools – sharing best practice

    15.00 - Close

    Admin Details
    This conference has been put together with the support of both the speakers and E-Safety Support and therefore the cost has been kept as low as possible. Early bird tickets are available for £30 for delegates registering before Friday 27th May. After the 27th the cost will be £50 per delegate. Register online

    Getting to the venue
    The St Georges Centre is conveniently located in the centre of Leeds next to the Leeds General Infirmary.

    Train: Travel to Leeds Station, from which is approximately 15 minutes walk or 5 minutes in a taxi.
    Car: Car parking is available at The Light, the St Johns Centre and the Merrion Centre. These are all within 5 minutes walk from the St George’s Centre.
    Bus:St George’s Centre is two minutes walk from a bus stop served by the city centre circular bus route which also stops at Leeds City Station.

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