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Update for schools using Google logins

Important Update: Google Sign-In for Online Safety Alliance We want to inform you about changes to how you access Online Safety Alliance courses through Google Sign-In, especially if your school relies on Google credentials. These changes are set to take effect after October 23, 2023. To ensure uninterrupted access, your school’s Google Workspace for Education Read more about Update for schools using Google logins[…]

The Online Safety Bill

The Online Safety Bill Is Passing Into Law!

After years of slow progress, September 2023 has seen the Online Safety Bill pass the final steps required to become law. This groundbreaking legislation is set to have a huge impact on the digital landscape and child protection, but what does it mean for schools? In this summary video, the OSA explains what the Online Read more about The Online Safety Bill Is Passing Into Law![…]

Online Safety Updates for School Staff

Online Safety Updates for School Staff, 2023-24

Stay Current with Online Safety: Introducing the Online Safety Updates Course Are you a dedicated school staff member who has already completed our comprehensive Online Safety course in a previous year? We understand the importance of keeping your knowledge up-to-date, without revisiting the entire course. That’s why we’re excited to introduce the Online Safety Updates Read more about Online Safety Updates for School Staff, 2023-24[…]

Artificial Intelligence

New Course: Certified AI User (KS3-5)

Empower Your Pupils with the Future of Learning: Introducing Our Groundbreaking AI Course! Attention all dedicated educators and school leaders! Are you ready to introduce your pupils to the exciting world of artificial intelligence? Look no further – our innovative AI course is here to equip them with essential knowledge and skills to excel in Read more about New Course: Certified AI User (KS3-5)[…]

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Online Safety for School Staff: Change Log for 2023-24

Our popular CPD online safety course for school staff has been thoroughly updated for the 2023-24 academic year. Please see below for the change log of the updates and additions made. Module 1:  Updated to reference KCSIE 2023 throughout Removed summary slide on filtering and monitoring as covered in more detail in the presentation to Read more about Online Safety for School Staff: Change Log for 2023-24[…]

Cyber security

Cyber security for school leaders – CPD accredited course

In October 2022, the DfE updated their guidance ‘Meeting digital and technology standards in schools and colleges’. This guidance states that: Basic cyber security knowledge amongst staff and governors is vital in promoting a more risk-aware school culture. Staff with access to your IT network must take basic cyber security training every year. At least Read more about Cyber security for school leaders – CPD accredited course[…]