In spite of the glorious weather a few parents turned up on the evening of Thursday 15th May to find out more about how to keep their children safe on the internet.
Louise Jones, Health Promoting Schools Manager and Jim Henderson, Virtual Learning Co-ordinator for Highland Council gave a stimulating and valuable talk with some hard hitting facts. While supportive of the benefits of the the internet and associated technology it was clear that care is required and it is important that our children are aware of the risks.
Do you know that when using interactive technology, such as mobile phones, your children can have unfiltered access to the internet or that they can have their mobile hacked via bluetooth? More importantly do they know.
Highland have produced an E-safety information sheet.
Take a minute and watch this >
S2 will be getting a talk on Wednesday 28th May on this topic.
Materials from the presentation and other links are available
Mr Port is grateful for the support of the Parent Council at this event. It was advertised here and letters were distributed to parents via pupils. Thanks also to Two Lochs Radio for advertising the presentation over the last week.