eSmart




Use this link to access more information about eSmart and what it means for Vermont Primary School.


eSmart is an evidence-based program which, through a combination of education and policies, has enabled Vermont Primary to create a school community where the smart, safe and responsible use of communications technology is the norm.

It connects cybersafety with overall wellbeing, and focuses on creating cultures of respect and personal responsibility in addition to providing users with the practical knowledge to ensure their security.


eSmart embraces the positive use of all forms of digital technologies. It fosters, safe, caring, respectful, supportive and inclusive communities, in which bullying and all forms of aggressive or negative behaviours are unacceptable.



REPORTING A CYBER SAFETY INCIDENT
Parents and students of VPS can use the link below to report any cyber safety concerns.

Vermont Primary Cyber Incident Reporting

PARENT INFORMATION

Below are links to the articles on cyber safety issues published in our newsletter this year.

Term One Term Two Term Three Term Four
Week 2 - Making an eSmart Start to 2019

Week 4 - Top 5 Safety Tips

Week 8 - Momo Challenge

Week 10 - Posting Photos

Week 2 - eSmart Resources in Your Language

Week 4 - Cyberbullying

Week 6 - Tik Tok
Week 2 - Is It Ok To Post?

Week 04 - Are You Stalking Your Kids?

Week 6 - Are You Addicted To Your Screen?
 

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

Below are some of the articles that have been published or links mentioned in previous newsletters . Now you can quickly access them from the list below when you need them.

Social Media
3 C’s of Cyber Safety
Family Internet Safety Contract
Apps for Monitoring Internet Use
Fortnite
Screen Smart Parent Tool

NEED HELP WITH SOCIAL MEDIA?
The office of eSafety has a great webpage with lots of information on cybersafety issues. In particular it has lots of practical information on the different social media apps that you and/or your children may be accessing. Visit the site below to find out more….

eSafety - Games and Social Networking

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