A Parents’ Guide to Cyber Safety

Cyber safety tips.

This simple list of ‘things to do’ was published in The Sunday Age September 18 2011 and it comes from the government website www.cybersmart.gov.au  It is a good reminder that there are a few things that parents can do to help their teens be safe on the internet.  The full article, below,  is very interesting.  We assume teens are digital natives but there are still things about ensuring their on line safety and their digital reputation that they are unaware of.

Read more Teens learn true dangers of cyberspace.

About Renata Rowe

Deputy Head of Campus/Head of Secondary, Ivanhoe Grammar School, Plenty Campus This blog is the School's way of helping our parents and teachers understand and experience the cyber world that their children live in. We post stories about the latest cyber safety issues, and the latest social mediums that their children and teens might be using. We believe that teaching children and teens to be good Digital Citizen from a young age will protect them and their reputations. Our parents have been delighted and have subscribed so that they can receive our updates - we post about once or twice a week. So subscribe - its easy to do, just enter your email address in the box in the top righthand corner of the home page and posts will automatically be delivered to you.
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1 Response to A Parents’ Guide to Cyber Safety

  1. David Chiles says:

    Good safety advice for parents. Thanks for sharing.

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