The following websites are useful for further guidance and support:
- CBBC Stay Safe - advice for children on online safety
- Child Protection Company: eSafety Course for Parents
By taking the Parent eSafety course, you can work with your child to keep them safe on the internet and learn more about eSafety yourself as a parent.
- Childnet International - for primary children
- Childnet International - for teachers and professionals
- Facebook Privacy Settings - a useful guide
- Internet Matters - a guide to help you through the many issues children can experience when using the internet.
- Internet Watch Foundation - the UK Hotline for reporting criminal online content.
- Life Skills Education - internet safety for kids and young people.
- NSPCC Online Safety - helping you keep children safe when they're using the internet, social networks, apps, games and more.
- Parent Info: Digital resilience - a parent's guide
- Parent Info: Snapchat - a parent's guide
- Parent Info: how to tell if your child is addicted to tech
- Parent Info: Pokemon Go - a parent's guide
- Report Online Terrorist Material (gov.uk)
Report illegal terrorist information, pictures or videos you've found on the internet. Your report will be treated anonymously.
- Safety Net Kids - top tips for young people
- Southwest Grid for Learning Staying Safe Resource
- ThinkUKnow - learning resource for children
- Uk Safer Internet Centre: Parental Controls - how to set up parental controls offered by your home ISP
- Advice for Parents on Cyberbullying
- A Parent's Guide to Facebook
- Child Safety on You Tube
- Facebook Checklist
- How to set up Facebook Privacy Controls
- How to set up Parental Controls on the Xbox 360
- How to set up Google Safe Search
- How to set up You Tube Safety Mode
- Inspecting E-Safety in Schools (Ofsted)
- Keeping up with Children on the Internet (Childnet International)
- Screen Time Fact Sheet (Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health)
- Online Gaming: An Introduction for Parents and Carers (Childnet International)
Please find below a link to the latest Parental Guide on the newest technology and computing information.
It is easy to access and useful to read