First and formost it is essential that parents and carers monitor their child's internet use. You are reminded that facebook pages set up in your child's name are not advised, the Facebook rules state that all users should be a13 years old and above.
Under copyright law, photos that are posted on our school website are not allowed to be copied and used elsewhere under any circumstances.
As our children become more and more computer literate we as parents, carers and teachers need to keep them safe. We have found some websites which give information on topics such as cyberbullying, inappropriate websites, stranger danger and grooming and general advice on how to spot warning signs your child is under threat.
Thinkuknow is an education programme from the National Crime Agency’s CEOP Command.
Since 2006, Thinkuknow has been keeping children and young people safe by providing education about sexual abuse and sexual exploitation.
Thinkuknow is unique. It is underpinned by the latest intelligence about child sex offending from CEOP Command.
Thinkuknow aims to ensure that everyone has access to this practical information – children, young people, their parents and carers and the professionals who work with them.
Alongside the Thinkuknow website the programme provides educational resources, including films, cartoons and lesson plans, to help professionals raise young people’s awareness.
Childnet International a non-profit organisation working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children.