On-Line Safety

Digital Parenting Magaine

Click on image below to view this very useful magazine about children and technology.

Below are useful websites offering information about internet safety:

Be Safe Online (http://www.besafeonline.org/
Guidance for parents and teachers on using the internet and its potential problems, including advice on online shopping and security, and how to tackle online bullying.

Childnet International (http://www.childnet-int.org
A non-profit organisation working with other international organisations to “help make the Internet a great and safe place for children”.

Get Net Wise (http://www.getnetwise.org)
An American public service website containing lots of information, including guidance on keeping children safe online, protecting your home PC and keeping personal information private.

Internet Watch Foundation (http://www.internetwatch.org.uk
As well as tips on internet safety, this organisation provides a hotline for the public to report websites with potentially illegal content.

ThinkuKnow.co.uk (http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk
This site provides advice on new technologies and safe use of the internet for children of all ages, with information provided by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP), the UK’s national law enforcement agency that focuses on tackling child abuse. The site includes lots of downloadable resources and free videos, along with guidance on talking to your child about their online activities.