During COVID-19 isolation children and young people are spending more time online, either socialising and communicating with friends or accessing online content and learning resources.
It is really important to stay safe when accessing online activities. Here are some useful resources for parents to ensure their child is staying safe online.
Net Awareexternal link cover some useful tips, such as how to:
They also cover how to stay safe and the risks with all the popular apps such as TikTok, Houseparty, YouTube and more.
National Online Safetyexternal link offer a host of information for parents and schools with a focus on learning online. They offer lots of helpful free guidesexternal link, you simply need to set yourself up with a free account to access them.
Some of their useful guides are: