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Posted on: March 20th 2019

Important Information - Safer Internet Use

The Academy constantly strives to keep all community members well informed about safer use of the Internet, social media and apps.

The information from the links below have been shared with us by an Internet crimes officer and will aid discussions about appropriate usage and support regulation of your child's online activity.

Simplified Terms and Conditions:

Facebook

Instagram

Snapchat

WhatsApp

YouTube

Who-knows-what-about-me

Additional information:


www.thinkuknow.co.uk

www.childnet.com – useful family contacts and tools

www.saferinternet.org.uk – has helpful guides for parents

www.Internetmatters.org – excellent guides for parental controls

www.parentinfo.org – useful short guides on a range of topics

www.nspcc.org.uk/onlinesafety - NSPCC Share Aware resources for parents of children aged 8-12 – recently updated here: https://kentesafety.wordpress.com/2017/05/17/nspcc-launch-new-tools-to-help-parents-ensure-children-are-shareaware/

www.net-aware.org.uk – reviews 40+ of some of the most popular apps etc.

www.vodafone.com/content/digital-parenting.html  - Digital Parenting magazine

Parental controls for:

iPhones - https://www.imore.com/how-to-use-parental-controls-iphone-ipad

Android - https://www.internetmatters.org/parental-controls/smartphones-and-other-devices/android-smartphone/