Online Safety in EYFS
Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage
'Providers must be alert to any issues for concern in the child’s life at home or elsewhere. Providers must have and implement a policy, and procedures, to safeguard children. These should be in line with the guidance and procedures of the relevant Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB). The safeguarding policy and procedures must include an explanation of the action to be taken in the event of an allegation being made against a member of staff, and cover the use of mobile phones and cameras in the setting.'
The Prevent Duty|
Extract from the Prevent Duty (revised document) - please see full document for guidance
"Early years providers serve arguably the most vulnerable and impressionable members of society.
"Early education funding regulations in England have been amended to ensure that providers who fail to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance for those with different faiths and beliefs do not receive funding from local authorities for the free early years entitlement.
The document above is intended to provide discussion points and guidance for early years settings considering aspects of Online Safety with regard to the use of:-