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Keeping your child safe online

Do you ever feel that your children know more about online technologies than you do?

You are not alone.  Everyone uses the internet and online technologies to stay connected.  It is a great way to explore, socialise, learn and play.  These technologies create huge opportunities for everyone, but can be overwhelming and present challenges to keeping children safe online.


It may feel daunting, but you don't need to be an expert.  It is important for parents/carers to understand what students do online and what risks they face.  These is a wealth of advice and support available online for everyone.  Some of these links are highlighted below:

Useful links for Parents / Carers:

 

http://parentinfo.org/

Keeping your child safe online guidelines (205kb pdf) 

NSPCC a guide to share aware (1mb pdf)

NSPCC a guide to social media (1mb pdf) 


NSPCC has produced a guide to assist parents talk with children about the dangers and legalities surrounding sexting, empowering them to say no to requests. Access to the guide can be found here http://buff.ly/2aXXSFJ 

Guide to Social networks can be found at NSPCC Net Aware

www.ceop.police.uk

www.saferinternet.org.uk  

 

 

Useful links for Students for advice on E-Safety:

CEOP's Thinkuknow (Age 11-13)

CEOP's Thinkuknow (Age 14+)


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