Please find below some useful documents for parents. If you wish to raise any issues relating to these please contact our Student Support Manager.
24/7 Parenting Course (Part time) at New College Swindon: This course is for anyone who needs help with their teenage children and their behaviour, or with younger children who are displaying adolescent behaviours. Read more information and enrol on the course here.
Online Safety: www.internetmatters.org Internet Matters is an independent, not-for-profit organisation to help parents keep their children safe online. There is a step-by-step guide to getting parental controls setup: www.internetmatters.org/controls/interactive-guide/
The government has recently launched a new website aimed at supporting parents, teachers and school leaders in implementing the Prevent Duty. There are some useful resources on the website including written advice and signposting to other organisations. There are other good materials around which surprisingly haven’t been included, like the counter extremism videos on the London Grid for Learning website http://counterextremism.lgfl.org.uk/ Please take the time to have a look at the new website:
Educate Against Hate educateagainsthate.com
If you have concerns in regards to child sexual exploitation please visit https://www.swindon.gov.uk/cse for more information