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Internet Safety

Heatherwood School recognizes the importance of online security both at school and home.  To help parents and carers feel more prepared to deal with the dangers and complexities of modern day internet safety.  Please have a look at some of the weblinks listed below which can provide up to date information, guidance and suggestions on how to work with your young person safely.

If you have any particular concerns and wish to report any issues or cases then please consider CEOP (Child Exploitation Online Protection) which is a command of the National Crime Agency (NCA). Please follow the link:

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

Other possible sites of interest:

https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/

https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/uk-council-for-child-internet-safety-ukccis

https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/uk-council-for-child-internet-safety-ukccis

https://www.iwf.org.uk/

Advice on the dangers of certain apps for mobile devices:

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/                                  

Guidance on checking settings on mobile devices through O2 and NSPCC:

https://www.o2.co.uk/help/nspcc/

Help on how to use and play games safely with your child or young person and encourage cooperative supervised fun online.

https://www.askaboutgames.com/

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