Safer and better online!
Safer Internet Day 2017 is being marked globally on Tuesday 7th February with the slogan:
‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet’
The day offers the opportunity to highlight positive uses of technology and explore the role we all play in helping to create a better and safer online community. It calls on young people, parents, carers, teachers and other relevant groups to join together in helping to create a better internet.
Get started this weekend by using some of these links:
- Explore the impact of images on our lives – https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/sid-2017/youth-photo-campaign
- Discover top tips to stay safe online – http://www.childnet.com/young-people/secondary
- Use the checklists for Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Instagram https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/young-people/resources-11-19s
- Look at setting up parental controls in the home – https://www.internetmatters.org/parental-controls/interactive-guide/
If you need advice and support go to https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
Other useful sites include:
NSPCC – https://www.nspcc.org.uk/
Published on: 3rd February 2017