Keeping children safe online over the holidays

Keeping children safe online over the holidays :

No doubt you’ll be working with a young person who has asked for some form of internet-enabled tech for Christmas.

Check out our blog for tips on how you can make sure that young people are safer online, over the Christmas period and beyond.

What parents can do:

• The Internet of Things: 9 ways of making your connected home more secure

• Seasonal Netiquette: 5 new parenting rules for screen time and tech when families gather (Parent Info)

Coming up in 2020

The release of 4 new resources
• Send me a pic? A resource for 12-14 year olds that addresses issues related to the non-consensual sharing of nude images. Share our two new image sharing articles (Send me a pic? and When pics get shared around) for 11-13s in the meantime
• A set of lesson plans for 12-14 year olds to help prevent negative and harmful sexual behaviour
• A resource on online blackmail for 16-18 year olds
• A new website for 4-7 year olds linked to Jessie & Friends