West Kidlington Primary School and Nursery, we teach
children in school how to be SMART when on line. This is taught
across the school in different ways,
our assemblies regularly cover this approach
your personal information safe. When chatting or posting online,
give away things like your full name, password,
home address. Remember personal information can be seen in images and
videos you share too. Keep them safe to keep yourself safe.
up with someone you only know online, even a friend of a friend, can
be dangerous as this person is still a stranger. If someone you only
know online ever asks you to meet up, for personal information,
or for photos/videos of you,
tell an adult straight away and report them together
on Think U Know.
carefully before you click on or open something online (e.g. links,
adverts, friend requests, photos) as you never know where they may
lead to or if they
contain viruses. Do not accept something if you are unsure of who the
person is or what they’ve sent you.
cannot trust everything you see online as some things can be out of
date, inaccurate, or
not entirely true. To find reliable information,
at least three different websites, check in books,
talk to someone about what you have found.
a trusted adult if something or someone ever makes you feel upset,
or confused. This could be if you or someone you know is being
bullied online. There are lots of people who will be able to help
your teachers, parents, or
Alternatively, you can contact Childline
11 11 or via the Childline website.
Advice, or to Submit a Report?
NCA’s CEOP Command (formerly the Child Exploitation and Online
Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK
and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates
activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. CEOP
protects children from harm online and offline, directly through
NCA-led operations and in partnership with local and international
agencies. Click the button below to access the CEOP safety centre:
school is committed to ensuring the online safety and wellbeing of
our school community. We aim to support everyone at our school so
that they are able to enjoy all the benefits of the digital world in
a safe and secure way.
The RHC button is an asset of SWGfL, a charity working internationally to ensure all benefit from technology, free from harm.
The button has been developed to offer anyone living in the UK a simple and convenient mechanism for gaining access to reporting routes for commonly used social networking sites, gaming platforms, apps and streaming services alongside trusted online safety advice, help and support. It also provides access to an online mechanism for reporting online harm to the RHC service for those over the age of 13 where an initial report has been made to industry but no action has been taken. RHC will review content in line with a sites' community standards and act in a mediatory capacity where content goes against these.
Children under 13 years of age are encouraged to tell an adult that they trust about what has happened and to ask for their help in reporting this going through our how we can help resource together.
RHC also have advice and links to reporting routes for other online harms people may come across or face, such as impersonation, privacy violations and intimate image abuse.
The RHC button provides a gateway to the RHC reporting pages, an area of the RHC website offering:
links to reporting routes on commonly used sites for8 typesof online harm
help, advice and support on what to do if experiencing or witnessing harm online
signposting to industry partners reporting forms and the ability to report legal but harmful content directly to RHC for further investigation
Reporting to RHC
Reports can be made 24/7 through the online reporting forms and helpline practitioners will review and respond to reports within 72 hours between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday.
Reports can be made to RHC by anyone over the age of 13. SWGfL operates 3 helplines and to be sure you're getting the right support take a look at the Helpline flowchart to find out who can best support you.
At the heart of The White Horse Federation is a belief in using collaboration to provide a first-class education to a wide range of children. This means that every child understands what they are capable of, and can collectively strive for excellence.