Teacher Training: Create a Character Technique - Bullying
With cybercriminals likely to profit in the current climate1, help young people to protect themselves online with this video series about different types of common fraud.
Kids stuck at home? How to set-up homeschooling for your teen
With the closure of UK schools in response to the coronavirus outbreak, you’ll probably be wondering how you’ll keep your children busy and keep their education on track. To help you make a plan and set up home learning for this period, we’ve pulled together list of how to support your child at home – and stop them climbing up the walls – in the coming weeks.
- Set up a space
- Keep healthy screen & social media habits
- Help them structure their days
- Find some online learning resources
- Look for online support
- Keep an extra eye on their mental health
The Parents’ Guide to Teaching your Teen Online Safety
The guide offers lots of helpful information such as:
· A practical guide for parents on how to keep teens safe online, including useful summaries of popular internet apps as well as the types of threats teens could be exposed to online.
· Safety tips for using apps such as Instagram, TikTok (which has gathered 1 billion users in only two years), YouTube, Snapchat, Twitter and Whatsapp. We also cover advice and safety tips for teens playing online multiplayer video games.
· Other online safety topics and advice such as sharing personal information, socialising online, cyberbullying, harmful content, influencers, body image and mental health for teens online.
Links to additional internet safety resources for parents from well-respected sources such as the NSPCC and the UK government’s own guidelines.
Keeping Children and Young People Safe On Line
Balancing Screen time
Creating a balanced digital diet with screen time tips
Find simple tips to help children develop healthy online habits and a good digital diet to help them thrive on and offline.
Keeping Children Safe Online
Help to safeguard your child from online risks by signing up to this free app which can be linked to your child's devices whilst also respecting their rights to privacy.
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