In the first session we learnt about E- safety in schools and the teacher’s roles and responsibilities towards children’s safety. If used well, internet is a safe, fun and informative place. However it is important to be vigilant of fraud where people can pretend to be something that they are not. Children could be exposed to cyber bullying and emotional abuse. Reflection is a great way of learning. To reflect on this session I used the Gibbs (1988) reflective cycle.
Feelings: I felt informed after this session because there were a lot of aspects about children’s safety which I did not know about I
Description: Introduction to E- safety
Analysis: Young children should be taught the importance of E safety
Action plan: I would explain the dangers and importance of the internet.
Gibbs, G. (1988). Learning by doing: A guide to teaching and learning methods. London: Further Education Unit.