E-Safety

Find out about the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. Internet Safety is a hot topic with more of us depending on the internet both on computers and now mobile devices. Do you know what your children view on the internet? Do you know if they play online on their Playstations? Who are they talking to? What are they viewing? Most importantly are they Safe?

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If you look after young people, there’s an area for you too with resources you can use in the classroom, at home or just to get with it. Most importantly, there’s also a place which anyone can use to report if they feel uncomfortable or worried about someone they are chatting to online.

All the information here is brought to you by the team at the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre. We hope you like it!
http://www.thinkyouknow.co.uk/

Also visit:
CEOP

KidsSmart

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Games consoles are fully integrated with internet connectivity so it is important to set the right parental controls to prevent your children from accessing age restricted content online and from talking to potential strangers.
Look at these helpful tips for parents on the following consoles:

Nintendo Tips

Playstation and Vita tips

Xbox Tips

and also a useful leaflet on social networking:
social networks