Below are the SMART rules that children are taught about in school, and information for parents about children potentially accessing the social media platforms Snapchat, TikTok and WhatsApp. Please be aware that these social media platforms do have age restrictions, but children may still be accessing them.
If you feel your child is being bullied, or bullying another child, please take a look at the guides below.
The following websites are recommended by South West Grid for Learning to support parents to keep their children safe online.
Video Guides for Parents
The following videos are led by David Wright, Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre, who talks about online parenting.
BOOST Parents: An Introduction to Online Safety Pt1
BOOST Parents: An Introduction to Online Safety Pt2
BOOST Parents: An Introduction to Online Safety Pt3
BOOST Parents: An Introduction to Online Safety Pt4
Resources for Children
The following websites are recommended by the South West Grid for Learning to help support children to keep safe online.