As a parent, you play an important role in helping your children have safe and positive experiences online. By becoming aware of how young people interact online and some of the risks they face, you can guide your children with strategies to get the benefits of going online while avoiding the many of the risks.
Below are links to information, tips and advice to help you and your family make the most of being online. Check back regularly as we will continue to add more great resources to our list.
Digizen – http://www.digizen.org/
The Digizen website provides information for educators, parents, and young people. It is used to strengthen their awareness and understanding of what digital citizenship is and encourages users of technology to be and become responsible DIGItal citiZENS.
iParent – https://www.esafety.gov.au/education-resources/iparent
Where parents can learn about the digital environment and keep updated on their children’s technology use. Here you can find guidance for using safety settings on your family’s web-connected devices, tips for choosing movies and games and strategies for keeping young people safe online.
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