Remote education provision: information for parents

 
 
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We are able to apply for increased home data to ensure your child can work remotely through your or their mobile device.  This scheme is open to children and young people who:

  • Do not have access to a fixed broadband connection
  • Cannot afford the additional data needed to access educational resources or social care services
  • Have access to a mobile device that uses a participating network
  • Are facing disruption to their face-to-face education, or have been advised not to attend school

The following networks are offering this:

  • Three
  • Smarty
  • Virgin Mobile
  • EE
  • Tesco Mobile
  • Sky Mobile

To request extra mobile data, you will need to provide us by email to schooloffice@cathcartstreet.wirral.sch.uk with the following information:

  • The account holder’s full name
  • The account holder’s mobile number (a number beginning with ‘07’)
  • The account holder’s mobile network
  • Whether the account holder pays monthly or pay as you go
  • Confirmation that there is not a fixed broadband connection at home
  • Confirmation that the account holder has read our Privacy Notice on the website and consents to the school sharing the information with the Department for Education and any other associated bodies.

Please note that this information must be emailed to the school office, we will not be able to take the details over the telephone.

 7th January 2021