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top internet safety tips for North Carolina

30th October 2015

Whether you’re using your smartphone, laptop, desktop or tablet to view this blog post, you’re already fully aware of how tightly technology is threaded into our lives. We panic when we can’t locate our smartphones, we check our emails and social media accounts on-the-go (multiple times a day), and even do our shopping online. It’s no surprise that as technology evolves in our personal lives, it naturally evolves in the education world.

While most school districts in North Carolina employ acceptable use policies and provide access to a host of national resources, we’ve put together these top tips for internet safety as a quick access guide to help teachers, superintendents and IT administrators with their approach to internet safety.

 

top tips for internet safety

 

how monitoring can help with blocking

Blocking can prevent students from accessing useful resources and information and hinder their opportunity to assess risk for themselves. While there’s no denying that blocks and filters are still important, blocking alone is not the answer to internet safety in schools. Remote monitoring and management software enables schools to monitor online activity in real-time, so incidents can be dealt with as and when they occur. Comprehensive logs of all activity, including screenshot and video captures, help to identify potential risk or misuse of online access, so schools can provide the relevant support

Discover more about the classroom management and Internet safety features available in Impero Education Pro.

 

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