Staying Safe Online – A Guide for Parents

We are constantly battling against new malicious Internet challenges like the recent Momo Challenge and trying to find new ways to help safeguard children against them.

The team at Spongy Elephant – a training and CPD platform for schools – have produced a fantastic free parent guide which gets parents and carers clued up and feeling more confident to deal with online challenges at home.

The video explains how to tweak settings for WhatsApp, YouTube and Instagram to protect children from the potentially harmful effects of this kind of malicious activity.

Take a look by visiting the link below. If you have any further questions about how to protect your child online, please contact the safeguarding team in school.