Below are CEOPs plans for Safer Internet Day and their training plans for 2009.
1.) Safer Internet Day 2009
CEOP will be producing a pack of resources especially for the SID week (available for download).
Professionals can register on the thinkuknow website if they are interested in receiving information, guidance and the pack.
To get all UK schools involved in SID 2009! This is the perfect opportunity to introduce internet safety to students or to consolidate the teaching already implemented.
To mark European Safer Internet Day, schools can download a pack of resources including brand new stand alone KS2 and 3 assemblies (which will be launched on the day). CEOP will be also be signposting to all the resources schools will need for SID 2009 including those focussed on cyberbullying and other issues. We would also like to hear your plans for the week.
Get it in your school diary NOW! February 2009 How do I get access to the Safer Internet Day Assemblies? Go to http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/teachers/sid09.aspx <http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/teachers/sid09.aspx> , register and we will keep you up-to-date with developments. You will be able to download the resource pack early February 2009.
If you are a registered user of the Thinkuknow website, please login before registering your interest for the Safer Internet Day Assemblies. This will preclude you from having to fill out more registration forms!
The downloads will be available from our “Resource Area” early February 2009 but only to those who have registered and been verified.
2.) New Thinkuknow Training Dates Dates - We have just announced our next training dates for the first half of 2009. Demand has been very high recently so register early to avoid disappointment!
You can apply for 2 types of training:
Ambassador Training – (Full Day – ?125)
The CEOP Ambassador Training will give you an in depth look at not only young people use of the internet and mobile technology, but also examine how offenders use the online environment to groom young people. The training will give both a law enforcement and education perspective broadening your understanding of this emerging arena. The training will run through CEOP’s secondary school education programme Thinkuknow and other stand alone resources. Once you have completed the training you will be able to train your colleagues in the 11 -16 year old Thinkuknow education resource. You will also receive a certificate. The training will dedicate time for general discussion and allow you to ask any questions that may effect your individual profession.
These courses will take place at:
* Newcastle 04/12/2008
* London 16/12/2008
* London 22/01/2008
* Preston 29/01/2008
* Belfast 19/02/2009
* Bristol 05/03/2009
* Glasgow 19/03/2009
* South Wales 09/04/2009
* Newcastle 30/04/2009
* London 14/05/2009
* Derry 11/06/2009
* Cambridge 25/06/2009
CEOP Thinkuknow Training (2.5 Hours – Free) This training allows you to directly deliver CEOP’s 11-16 year olds Thinkuknow programme to young people however you can not cascade train other colleagues unless you complete the CEOP ambassador full day training. The training will not only teach you how to deliver the product to young people but will also take you through many of the most popular applications young peoples are using in the online and mobile environment.
The courses will be taking place at:
* Aberdeen 06/11/2008
* Newcastle 03/12/2008
* London 21/01/2009
* Preston 28/01/2009
* Belfast 18/02/2009
* Bristol 04/03/2009
* Glasgow 18/03/2009
* South Wales 08/04/2009
* Newcastle 29/04/2009
* London 13/05/2009
* Derry 10/06/2009
* Cambridge 24/06/2009
Head of Education
Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre