Technology

Harrow School Online is powered by Pearson Connexus, a platform used by more than 75,000 full-time online school pupils around the world.

The platform features a rich online curriculum with embedded multimedia, live online classroom sessions, chat and secure email. Technical support is available during school hours.

To access Harrow School Online's many resources and connect with teachers and peers, each pupil needs a laptop or desktop computer with a modern operating system (Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.7 or newer) and browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer 11 or newer, Microsoft Edge, or Safari). A broadband Internet connection is essential.

Safeguarding

Harrow School Online provides an especially safe and constructive way for today’s pupils to learn with technology. Harrow School Online maintains a rigorous Safeguarding Policy.

The school’s online platform is secure and accessible only by enrolled pupils, their parents and school staff. All Harrow School Online pupils pledge to uphold the acceptable use policy and receive instruction in good digital citizenship and Internet safety. All Harrow School online staff are carefully screened and specially trained to ensure a positive school environment for everyone.