Prevent

Beech Grove Primary School

Prevent

Dear Parent/Guardian

Keeping your child safe online is something we are Beech Grove School are keen to promote and this need to keep them safe online exisits beyond the school day as the risks of going online grow daily not just in relation to the risk of people whom pose a risk to children sexually but also the risk of radicalisation.
To help parents help their children become more resilience online we recommend parents initially taking a look at the following first 3 links below:

· https://www.internetmatters.org an online product designed to raise parents awareness about the risks online from radicalisation
· https://www.saferinternet.org.uk advice-centre/parents-and-carers Useful resource for parents and carers about keeping your child safe online
· https://www.educateagainsthate.com parents/ a great starting point for specific information about questions you as parents may have about the risk of radicalisation

If you have concerns about a young person or vulnerable adult at risk of radicalisation you can notify the designated safeguarding lead at the school or contact Middlesbrough Councils safeguarding team on
(01642) 726004,the purpose of PREVENT is to safeguard vulnerable people from the risk of being exploited by extremists.

Please click on the links below to find further useful information.

Middlesbrough Council’s Prevent Resources

Let’s Talk About It: help and guidance for the public in order to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism

FAST:Where to find help if you’re worried your child is at risk of radicalisation

Keeping Children Safe Online – a guide for parents

The h2b Guide on Talking to Children and Young People

Beech Grove School and parents want to work together to keep our communities and young people safe in our communities.