Speaker profile

Alison Watts

Chair, e-Safety Safeguarding Board, Children’s Services
Buckinghamshire County Council (Confirmed)

Alison Watts, BSc (Hons), is currently the Chair of the Buckinghamshire E-safety Safeguarding Board, which oversees all of the e-safety work happening across the County. With one child and two step children of her own, she is passionate about ensuring children and young people can enjoy using the internet safely.

Alison is CEOP Ambassador trained and has over 10 years’ experience in training professionals, teachers, parents and students of all ages on how to stay safe online and how to use resources effectively in the classroom and at home.  She has developed a number of class resources for use with children and young people from Primary to secondary ages.

Alison has recently completed an Erasmus project looking at using online gaming in education and has just won an Erasmus grant to develop an interactive e-safety resource for children and young people with SEN.

Agenda sessions

DAY 1 -

  • MAIN STAGE

    • 11:30 am
      Safeguarding Panel: How Does the Internet Safety Strategy Affect Schools?