Online Safety

Online Safety: Talking to your child about being kind online

The internet has many positive opportunities for children to learn and play, but it can also have a bad reputation as a place of negativity. https://parentinfo.org/article/talking-to-your-child-about-being-kind-online

Online Safety: Supporting your child with reporting unwanted content online

You may already have regular conversations with your child about what they do when they go online. Perhaps you have even agreed upon suitable websites for them to explore. But, as it is not possible to control all the content that is posted online, it is important that your child feels confident about what to […]

Online Safety: 10 ways to use the internet positively

There is often negativity surrounding how young people use the internet and whether they know enough about the risks. Helping your child to be resilient is really important, but these conversations don’t need to overshadow the ones about the opportunities. It’s really useful to discuss the positives – all the ways in which the internet […]

Online Safety: Watch online safety films created by young people

During lockdown over 130 young people across the UK got creative and made short films to inspire their peers to stay safe online and make the most of the internet. https://www.childnet.com/blog/watch-online-safety-films-created-by-young-people-

Online Safety: Understanding PEGI ratings

PEGI unpicked: UK video games ratings explained in full http://parentinfo.org/node/422

Online Safety: The 6 apps and services that every parent should know about

A guide for parents to some of the most popular apps children use online http://parentinfo.org/node/546

Online Safety: Video games to help your child stay active

Playing games needn’t mean sitting still for hours on end. These eight titles will all get your child moving around http://parentinfo.org/node/749 http://parentinfo.org/node/749″>http://parentinfo.org/node/749

Online Safety: Help your child make positive Cyber Choices

Coding and programming are extremely valuable skills to have for young people to have. Here’s how to ensure they use these skills in the right way http://parentinfo.org/node/747

Online Safety: be Internet Legends

As home learning continues and the children spend more time online you might find the following link useful – a helpful handbook full of tips and tricks for supporting your child’s digital education and continuing the ideas taught in school regarding e-safety, the Be Internet Legends Parent’s Page. https://beinternetlegends.withgoogle.com/en_uk/parents/

Online Safety: A Guide to Video Chatting