At Seahouses we take Online-Safety very seriously. The topic is built into our Computing curriculum for each year group. We cover aspects like online bullying, secure passwords, spam and phishing, copy write and plagiarism, digital footprints and keeping safe online It is our responsibility at Seahouses to ensure children are taught to use digital media safely and manage the risks in order to get the most out of what the internet has to offer.
Many parents know less about being online than their children. It can therefore feel difficult to make sure that your child or young adult is being safe in the online environment they spend so much time in. We've listed websites below that offer a range of advice on keeping safe online.
Help and advice for families in a digital world
Parent Info provides support and advice to parents, with contributions from the leading experts and organisations in matters related to young people and families in a digital world
Thinkuknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP, a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.
Find the latest information on the sites and services that you like to use, plus information about mobiles, gaming, downloading, social networking and much more.
If you are a parent or carer looking for help to keep your children safe online, there's a wide range of topics covered with internet matters.
The NSPCC has teamed up with O2 to help answer your online safety questions through a service called Net-Aware. Whether you want to set up parental controls, adjust privacy settings or get advice on social networks, experts are here to help. Just phone 0808 8005002.
Get Safe Online is a public / private sector partnership supported by HM Government and is the UK’s leading source of unbiased, factual and easy-to-understand information on online safety.