Safer Internet Day will take place on Tuesday 9 February under the theme ‘An Internet We Trust: Exploring Reliability in the Online World’.
More details at https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2021
National Online Safety’s FREE app is the easiest way to keep children safe online. It’s a one-stop-shop for parents and educators to learn everything they need to know about the latest apps, games and devices used by children. It provides instant access to online safety education, training and updates so that parents and educators can protect their children from online harm and abuse.
The UK Safer Internet Centre is a partnership of three leading organisations: Childnet International, Internet Watch Foundation and SWGfL, with one mission - to promote the safe and responsible use of technology for young people.
They have published a range of guides for Children, Adults and Teaching Staff
With the support of their industry partners and the help of leading child online safety experts, Internet Matters are able to offer you advice and information available on tackling online safety issues. Whether you’re looking for information for the first time or an old hand, their website has everything you need to help make your children’s online life fulfilling, fun and above all safe.
It is important to have regular conversations about staying safe online and to encourage children to speak to you if they come across something worrying online. Talk to your child about the importance of creating a safe online environment, including keeping any log-in details and passwords safe.
These resources will support you to talk to your child about a range of online safety issues, set up home filtering in a child-friendly way and set up age-appropriate parental controls on digital devices: