ICT ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY FOR PARENTS AND PUPILS

 

We know that it is important to follow this agreement to keep us safe and to treat ICT equipment with care. If you need help or are unsure about anything written below, please ask a member of staff. Any breach of the conditions below may lead to withdrawal of your access to ICT and the network.

 

PASSWORDS
  • I will only use my own ID and password to log onto a computer.

  • I will not give out my password to anyone.

  • I will log off properly after I have finished with the computer.

 

E-MAIL
  • If I am unsure about opening or downloading any attachments or contents of an email, I will ask a member of staff.

 

DATA SECURITY
  • I will never give out personal information to anyone.

  • I will ask before using portable media (like memory sticks) on the network.

 

INTERNET
  • I will only download items with permission.

  • We close any website that aren’t appropriate and tell an adult.

  • I will not attempt to access any inappropriate social network sites or chatrooms.

  • We only use websites that an adult has chosen or knows about.

 

IMAGES
  • I will only take, store and use images of people for an agreed project or purpose that I have permission for.

 

BEHAVIOUR
  • I will only communicate with others online sensibly.

  • We can write polite and friendly emails and not create anything to upset others.

  • I will make sure that any online or offline activity will not cause the school/centre, staff and any other user, distress or embarrassment.

 

RESPECT
  • I know that all use of the network is monitored.

  • I will treat other people and ICT equipment with care and respect.

  • It is my responsibility to respect and follow all of the above conditions which will help to keep me and other’s safe while using ICT.

 

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