The internet is a powerful tool and brings many benefits but must be used responsibly and safely - we recommend families read the Golden Rules to help build sensible and safe behaviour.
The following sites provide lots of information about online safety as well as guidelines to ensure that your children use the internet safely, and may be of interest to you:
- Net Aware - updated NSPCC social media guide for parents
- BBC Stay Safe
- Kid Smart
- Think You Know
- The South West Grid for Learning
- Child Exploitation & Online Protection (CEOP)
- Internet Matters
You can also keep up-to-date on issues and learn useful tips by subscribing to Ditto, a free e-safety newsletter for parents and schools that is published regularly.