A Guide to Parental Controls
This is a superb Parents resource from Knowsley City Learning Centres. It covers a variety of topics allowing you to gain control over various aspects of digital life.
This is a great website full of tips and guidance about dealing with cyberbullying ; monitoring your child's online behaviour or giving set rules about how to deal with gaming and the internet
Thank you so much to Rebecca May for this superb link.
SNAPCHAT - A parental guide
YOUTUBE Parental guidance
MOMO - Be aware
A 'game' called Momo has been causing worldwide headlines lately. It has been suggested that this had been infiltrated into some websites used by children but the evidence for this is sketchy. We recommend that you keep an eye on what children are watching but also follow the device management tools in the next article
App Warning: SimSimi
Police have warned parents to be vigilant about their children's use of an app called Simsimi. This has been misused in certain cases to bully and cause distress to children. I have included several articles on it. Lagan College recommends you remove this completely.