Children at St John’s use the Internet on a regular basis as part of their learning. In school, we have regular e-safety activities to remind children of the importance of keeping themselves safe online.
We hope this information will be able to support your child's use of the Internet at home.
Here are some tips and useful links to help you to keep your children safe online:
Some links to more information:
Parent Info - provides high quality information to parents and carers about keeping their children safe online.
Think U Know - containing internet safety advice for those aged from 5 to 16, along with parents and teachers, this site is produced by CEOP (the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre).
Kidsmart - An award-winning internet safety programme for children.
Know IT All - lots of useful advice for keeping yourselves and your children safe on the Internet.
Bullying UK - Information and advice about bullying for children, parents and schools.
Kidscape - An organisation which helps to prevent bullying and child abuse.
Childline - Childline is the free helpline for children and young people in the UK.
Net aware - parents rate social media apps and sites based on the features and their appropriateness. I also informs what age children should be allowed to have access to it.
Internet Safety Guide – an easy to read overview of dangers on the Internet and how parents can address them, such as child online safety and social media safety.
Better Internet for Kids - site promoting safe digital habits for children throughout Europe.