e-Safety at home

 

The Internet is an increasing part of today’s culture, especially for children, for whom schoolwork, online gaming, and social networking are among the most popular activities.

As a parent, there’s plenty you can do to ensure your children’s experience is both safe and fun.

Here are some useful sites for advice and guidance

Advice for parents on safe internet use and social media:

https://www.internetmatters.org/

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/

Family agreement:

Using parent control settings at home:

http://www.internetmatters.org/parental-controls/interactive-guide/

https://www.internetmatters.org/parental-controls/devices-computers/

Reporting online abuse and cyberbullying:

https://ceop.police.uk/Safety-Centre/

 

Workshop for Parents: Children and Social Media

Missed the workshop or want to refresh your memory? Click on the image to find out more.    

If you do not have Microsoft PowerPoint installed on your computer, you can still open and view PowerPoint presentations by using PowerPoint Viewer.
PowerPoint Viewer is a free download from Microsoft.com

 

Safer Internet Day 2017 

Safer Internet Day 2017 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 7th February with the slogan ‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet’.                       

Watch a film for parents and carers about Safer Internet Day 2017:

 

 

 

Parent/Carer guide to social networking