The internet is a large global community that continually evolves and plays in huge part in most of our daily lives. Students at the McKee are taught to be aware of the dangers associated with the internet and learn how to stay safe. The internet is also a very important resource, that if it is used correctly, you have access to a whole range of information suitable to your needs.
As the internet evolves, so do it’s dangers, such as; cyberbullying, hacking, grooming, exploitation, etc. It is important to keep up to date with new advances in technology and be aware of the dangers they present.
Below are list of websites that provide up to dates resources and information on E-Safety:
- NSPCC – online safety.
- BBC Bitesize – E-safety resources, activities and quizzes.
- Children’s E-Safety Commissioner – Youtube channel with many videos on how to stay safe online.
- Childnet – Childnet International is a non-profit organisation which works to help make the internet a safe place for children.
- Netsmartz – Online and offline resources relating to online Child Sexual Exploitaion.
- Think U Know – Guide to internet safety and safe surfing for young people from Think U Know.
- UK Safer Internet Centre – E-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.