e-Safety

A letter from Professor Nick Frost, Independent Chair of the North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children regarding recent e-safety concerns.

Useful information on how to keep your child safe on the internet, and on the use of social media.

www.childnet.com
  • Know IT all – keeping up with children and young people on the internet
  • Keeping Young Children Safe Online
  • Video Chat and Webcams
  • Facebook – Be in control of what you share on line
  • Online Reputation Check
www.saferinternet.org.uk
  • How to set up parental controls offered by BT, SKY, Talk Talk, Virgin Media.
  • Information about: Google search, BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, Sky Go.
  • Parents’ Guide to Technology
  • iPhone
  • Blackberry
  • Xbox
www.thinkuknow.co.uk
  • CEOP’s Think U Know provides information for Students and Parents on a range of topics connected to online safety.

 

Useful documents

website esafety – Parents’ Guide to Cybersecurity

website esafety – Parents’ Guide to Facebook

website esafety – Parents’ Guide to Google+

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Parent Info, a new free service for schools in partnership with CEOP is now available on our website.
The UK Safer Internet Centre have pulled together checklists and handy practical guides on how to use social networks safely – how to manage your data and who you share it with. They were created in partnership with the safety teams at Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat and because of that they contain the latest, most up-to-date information about privacy & safety features on the sites, take a look at them here.
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