Parents Sessions 

Parents Sessions - Kids who are thaught to use the Internet properly do better in school, life and exams.

Primary School
Messaging for Junior School Parents

  • School needs to send a consistent message to Parents
  • There are no legal protections on Social Media owing to underage use 
  • Privacy setting on all social media ‘My friends only’
  • TikTok, Snapchat, Instagram are the most popular social media platforms
  • Using real parental control is a good idea, why trust the kids? enforce it.
  • Profiles uses real names and photo’s. Facebook says fafe accounts bully more 5 times more
  • School is allowed to review phones, kids have no right of privacy and should have no expectation of same.
  • No Snapmaps, No Ghost mode (very popular features in Snapchat)
  • For very young kids not allowed to watch Professional Youtubers without parental vetting 
  • Social media is not a race, limit followers a child can't possibly have 1,200 friends. Police worldwide say this is a 'No No'.

 

PRIMARY SCHOOL PARENTS
Things to start with

  • Tell parents about correct Youtube mode
  • Youtube - Switch to restricted mode and set on youtube for kids
  • There is no legal recourse for parents using social media, it's illegal under 13. 
  • Real Profiles only no fake ones
  • Limit friends numbers, parents to approve new friends
  • Privacy Mode engaged ‘My friends Only;
  • School ought to consider ‘Open Phone Policy’ that means any Phone can be read by Teachers / Principal

 

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APPChat Day Seminar Online Safety, Social Media for Parents, Guardians, 7th Sept

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A day seminar, Saturday 7th Sept on the important topic of social media, online safety. Our company runs 100’s of Schools talks annually in the UK and Ireland around this subject, bringing fresh thinking and an alternative point of view.

Schools and Teachers have been left to deal with this on their own, many Teachers resent this, in both primary and post primary Schools because there are so many sensitive embracing topics Sexting, Hate messaging, cyber bullying, Snapchat incidents etc. 

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Posted by Graham Mulhern on Friday, August 30, 2019 Views: 45