We have put together some links to useful sources of advice and information for parents about keeping children safe on the internet and when using the wide range of internet-capable devices they now have access to:
- Child Protection and Online Exploitation Centre advice for parents of primary school children – advice and videos
- UK Safer Internet Centre advice for parents includes guides to setting up parental controls provided by a number of internet service providers, guides to a range of devices, such as iPods, smartphones, games consoles, and general advice for keeping your child safe online.
- Anti-virus software company McAfee have published a useful Parent’s Guide to Social Networking
Safe Kids Quiz The Online Safety Quiz is your chance to show that you know how to be a safe Internet surfer. Answer each question and, when you get it right, you'll go to the next question.
Safe Kids – Internet Safety Rules Here’s a list of rules to help you stay safe when you’re online. How many of them can you remember? Why not print them out and put them up next to your computer.
Sid’s Online Safety Guide Become an internet safety expert with Bizzi Sid by collecting codes and playing cool games.
Surf Swell Surf Swell island provides you with lots of adventures in internet safety so that you can collect jewels to take to treasure palace – are you brave enough to take the challenge?