The internet is a part of our modern fast paced world! To enable parents to feel confident and positive about the technologies that their children use it is important they embrace and familiarise themselves with E Safety.
Why not explore the games and services that your child wants to use. Try looking out for any safety features that may be available.
You may want to set out rules for using technology. What is right and wrong offline is also the same online. Agreeing rules helps your children understand their boundaries.
The internet can be accessed from many devices from smartphones to tablets, computer and games consoles. Many devices will have safety settings and monitoring tools which you can use to keep your children safe. For more information check your device manufacturer’s website. Your internet service provider will also provide filters to help block age inappropriate content for children, so you may wish to speak to them about what services they can offer or look at the member’s area of their website.
More information regarding online safety can found in the documentation below or found at the following weblinks: