E-Safety for Parents
Online spaces, games and media form a large part of life for young people growing up today. It offers a platform to connect with others, connect with others and to learn. If you understand the situations they encounter you’ll be better placed to offer them advice on how to deal with them.
South West Grid for Learning (SWGfL) have developed a pocket size leaflet for parents and carers that highlights points to consider and useful links on the following topics: Gaming; Bullying; Live Streaming; Apps and Instant Messaging
Other useful websites:
- Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre
- ‘Think U Know’
- NSPCC guide for parents on how to keep children safe online: www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/share-aware/