September 18, 2018
09:45 - 15:30
Radisson Collection Hotel
1 George IV Bridge
Cancellation and refund policy
- Cancellations must be advised in writing/email 6 days prior to the event.
- We welcome substitute delegates attending in your place at no additional cost.
- A refund will not be granted if a registrant fails to attend or cancels within 6 days prior to the event.
- For residential courses cancellation must be advised 28 days prior to the event.
For – Pastoral Care/Citizenship/PSHE staff
This one-day conference will be led by Police Scotland who will provide awareness and training on two programmes:
- CEOP Think U Know education materials; and
- Be Smart Peer Mentoring materials
This course is run by a CEOP trained Ambassador and provides an overview of; the CEOP Command, the Thinkuknow education programme, new technologies and how children and young people use them, the main risks associated with these online environments, and how the Thinkuknow education resources respond to these risks.
Be Smart and Stay Safe Online
This training programme is designed to prevent young people from being at risk of cyber bullying and digital misuse. Designed in conjunction with global cyber security giant, Trend Micro, the online safety programme, “Be Smart”, addresses the core vulnerabilities facing young people of cyber bullying, sexual content and their online profile.
Police Scotland will also provide an insight into the support that they can provide to schools and communities in this context.
The day will be complemented by input from Stella James, Founder and CEO of Gooseberry Planet Ltd.
Breaking down barriers and the digital divide: preparing Children for a life online ...
This session will explore and discuss the current threats and vulnerabilities that exist online for everyone. Stella will introduce Gooseberry Planet – an award winning educational software platform - and demonstrate how gaming technology can effectively help children learn about internet safety. The session will highlight the importance of involving parents in the child’s learning journey and show how Gooseberry Planet can equip teachers with a complete toolkit to effectively and confidently address the subject of E-Safety.
**Please register as soon as possible to secure your place.**