Internet Safety

Internet Safety

The internet is a wonderful resource for both adults and children. We have information at our fingertips, translations with the click of a button and the ability to live chat with family members around the world.

As we all know, it is very important that we as parents manage and monitor our children’s internet usage wisely. As parents and guardians we must be up to date on the latest and most popular apps, chat rooms and technologies available to our children.

The following website provides parents and guardians with a wealth of information on internet safety and usage, limiting screen time and learning how to monitor what our children are doing and who they are contacting online.

WEBWISE.IE

 

Webwise is the go-to website for information on Internet Safety for parents, guardians and teachers.  https://www.webwise.ie/

The following links will provide;

General advice on internet safetyhttps://www.webwise.ie/category/parents/advice/

Explanations of the most recent appshttps://www.webwise.ie/category/parents/explainers/

Some other useful links are;

How long children should spend onlinehttps://www.webwise.ie/parents/screen-time-advice-for-parents/

Dealing with Cyberbullyinghttps://www.webwise.ie/parents/cyberbullying-advice/

Social Networkinghttps://www.webwise.ie/parents/advice/social-networking-tips/

Live Streaminghttps://www.webwise.ie/parents/explained-live-streaming/

Snapchathttps://www.webwise.ie/parents/snapchat-safety/