Online Safety Guidance

Children spend a lot of time online whilst at home, it can be great fun but there are a lot of potential risks so it is important that parents talk to their children about staying safe.

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre – Make a report by clicking on the link to the below if something has happened online which has made you feel unsafe, scared or worried for yourself or your child.

https://www.ceop.police.uk/ceop-reporting/

NSPCC & CEOP (Child Exploitation & Online Protection) Videos

The videos below from the NSPCC and CEOP (Child Exploitation & Online Protection) prompt important discussions about the dangers of sharing personal images and information online.

Play Like Share are the most recent videos from CEOP. Click the link below for a guide in how to use it.

Play Like Share Parents and Carers Helpsheet

NSPCC Share Aware Parent Guide

NSPCC Share Aware Website

Websites also provide a range of excellent information specifically for parents, please use the links below. There is also an E-Safety page for children within this website and as a school we regularly send updates via our weekly newsletter and via our Twitter account which can be accessed via the Homepage (you do not need to have a Twitter account).

If you are concerned about an online incident that has happened at home please access the CEOP report button via the link located at the top of the page.

NSPCC Guidance

Child Net International for Parents

Click on the logo or link below to access more useful websites.

Useful Information Sources
0808 800 5002 O2 & NSPCC – Call the number to get free advice about how to keep your child safe online.
logo Parental Controls – Advice on setting controls for your internet and devices.
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/ Parents & Carers – The CEOP’s ThinkUKnow guidance and awareness information for parents and carers.
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/4_7/ Primary Children – 4 to 7 years old – The CEOP’s ThinkUKnow guidance and awareness information for primary school children
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/ Primary Children – 8 to 11 years old – The CEOP’s ThinkUKnow guidance and awareness information for primary school children.
1250728637 NSPCC – Keeping children safe from abuse online and in the real world. Excellent guidance and support for parents and children.
https://www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/ Anti-Bullying Alliance – this is an alliance of over 60 organisations, who work together to stop bullying and create safer environments for children and young people.
https://www.digizen.org/ The Digizen website provides information for educators, parents, carers, and young people. It is used to strengthen awareness and understanding of digital citizenship.
https://www.childnet.com/ Childnet International is a not-for-profit organisation that working and liaises with others to help make the internet a safe but great place for children.
https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/ e-Safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.
https://safety.google/families/ The web was designed to be explored, but Google has controls to help you keep it a safer place for your family to roam. Visit their facilities to learn about the online tools available.