Resources & Links

Useful Links

Links for Students

 

Links for Parents
  • ScoilNet.ie Education portal of the Department of Education and Science (DES) in Ireland with Curriculum focused resources and support for teachers, students and parents
  • Department of Education and Science Information for teachers and parents
  • Webwise.ie Online information about the internet for parents and teachers.
Links for Staff

Online Safety Information

Safer Internet Day for Parents

The Adventures of Kara, Winston and the SMART Crew cartoons illustrate 5 e-safety SMART rules and include a real life SMART Crew of young people, who guide the cartoon characters in their quest, and help them make safe online decisions.

Smartie the Penguin and DigiDuck are online books suitable for Junior students.

Resources to Download
Recommended Sites
  • ThinkuKnow Guide to internet safety and safe surfing for young people from Think U Know. Learn about online safety when using blogs, chatting, online gaming,
  • CommonsenseMedia Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.
  • PCmag Online Magazine with guides to using parental settings and safety settings on popular gaming consoles, Sony PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable (PSP) , Nintendo Wii …
  • Social Networking Profile & Privacy Video Clip; recommended for 8 years and up. from CEOPs Thinkuknow education programme that helps children to understand what constitutes personal information. The assembly enables children to understand that they need to be just as protective of their personal information online, as they are in the real world.