The internet is a wonderful resource, both for learning and for having fun. However, with the digital world changing all the time, how can you make sure your child’s staying safe? Online Safety is an important part of keeping children safe at Millbank Academy. We have regular parent PSHE lessons, assemblies, newsletter articles and parent workshops about keeping safe online.
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Click on the Thinkuknow links for parents’ safety guides to these popular social media sites:
Further advice can be found at the following sites:
CEOP (The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) delivers a multi-agency service dedicated to tackling the abuse and exploitation of children. Often it is referred to as an online 999. By clicking on the button, young people and parents can get advice on a range of issues such as viruses, hacking and dealing with bullying online. Abuse can also be reported. https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/
The NSPCC have collaborated with O2 to provide a number of helpful guides for parents regarding e-safety. https://www.nspcc.org.uk/.../keeping-children-safe/online-safety