Keeping children safe online
The government has updated its information on school closure for parents and carers to include a section on keeping children safe online. It provides links to online resources that will help support you in keeping your children safe online.
Full details can be found in section 6.3 of the guidance for parents and carers on the closure of educational settings.
6.3 Where can I go to get support to help keep my child safe online?
There is a lot of support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online). From age-specific online safety checklists to guides on how to set parental controls on a range of devices, you’ll find a host of practical tips to help children get the most out of their digital world.
Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)