E-Safety & Bullying

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Hello, and welcome to our e-safety page.

You probably already know a lot about using the internet, but we have created this area to guide you through some good and not so good practices when using digital technology. 

You could get started by watching some videos, or by clicking on one of the links below:

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Reporting a Concern

E-Safety Top Tips

 

Useful Links 

 

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

The NSPCC's guide to Helpful advice and tools you can use to help keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.

 

 

http://www.internetmatters.org

An independent non-profit organisation helping parents keep their children safe online.

Of particular interest are their articles on setting up parental controls:

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

and social media use:

https://www.internetmatters.org/social-media/

 

http://www.nspcc.org.uk/shareaware

Information on keeping your child safe on social networks.

 

www.childnet-int.org

A non-profit making organisation working directly with children, parents and teachers to ensure that the issues of online child protection and children’s safe and positive use of the internet are addressed.

Childnet International produce an online CD guide specifically for parents KnowITAll -www.childnet-int.org/kia/

 

www.thinkuknow.co.uk

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre has set up its own edcational website which has been designed and written specifically for children, young people, teachers, parents and carers.

 

www.getsafeonline.org/

A beginners guide to using the Internet safety, including a quiz and some video tutorials about how to ‘stay safe’ on-line.

 

www.kidsmart.org.uk/

Kidsmart is an award winning internet safety website for parents and those working with children.  It has been developed  by the children’s internet charity Childnet International and has excellent information on many of the technologies used by children, with guidance on how to ‘stay safe’ online.

 

http://consumers.ofcom.org.uk/2011/10/advice-for-parents/

Managing your Media - Good Ofcom online safety video and guide for parents/carers

 

www.bullying.co.uk

One in five young people have experienced bullying by text message or via email. This web site gives advice for children and parents on bullying.

 

www.chatdanger.com/

This website is about the potential dangers with interactive services online like chat, IM, online games, email and on mobiles.  It provides information, advice, true stories and games. The resource page also contains a number of links to other useful websites.