Gordon Christiansen is CEO at Mobile Guardian. He is an experienced, informative and personable public speaker to a wide range of audiences. Gordon’s knowledge and expertise spans all areas of e-safety and online child protection in the education sector, including topics such as mobile devices, engaging parents, sexting, understanding online risks, cyberbullying, grooming and child protection software.
Chances are, you have a mobile phone on your person right now. It’s the same for many children, so how can schools stop these devices from being a portable scourge? Gordon Christiansen, CEO at Mobile Guardian, discusses the options available to teachers.
There has been a dramatic rise in mobile devices crossing back and forth between the school gates, and be it smartphones, tablets, notebooks or laptops, whether they are parent-owned or school-owned, there remains a duty of care that schools must practice. Schools have a responsibility to ensure that students’ mobile access to the world is properly managed and protects them from harm.