What is Online Safety?
Online Safety is the safe use of the internet, mobile phones and games consoles. There are a great many benefits in using information technology. The internet is an amazing resource which enables children and young people to connect, communicate and be creative in a number of different ways, on a range of devices. However, it is extremely important for children to also be aware of the risks and their responsibilities online:
How can I help to keep my child safe at home?
The internet is always changing, and being able to keep up to date with your children’s use of technology can be a challenge. You may sometimes feel that your children have better technical skills than you do. However, children and young people still need advice and protection when it comes to managing their lives online. Here are some simple rules to follow:
Here are some videos to help keep your child safe on-line:
Below is a selection of links to ensure that you and your child stay safe when using the internet: