I thought it would be useful to share this, and hope you find it helpful.
Safer Internet Day 2018 is being celebrated globally on Tuesday 6 February 2018 with the slogan “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”.
Their website has a variety of useful resources and information for you and your child.
In the UK, Safer Internet Day is organised by the UK Safer Internet Centre www.saferinternetday.org.uk
Online communication is now an integral part of everyday life for many people. It is a world of fun, communication, information, and knowledge. The children learn about online safety as part of the curriculum, and it is the focus for a number of activities this week. I hope the top tips and websites below are useful, and support you in helping to keep your children safe online.
Top tips include:
- Teach your children never to give out any personal and private information to people that they do not know online
- Ask your children to show you the programs they use online such as; Snapchat Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
- Never let anyone use your password and never use anyone else’s password to access a PC or the Internet
ThinkUKnow https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/ is a great place to learn more about how to help you, and your family stay safer online.