Shop safe online this Christmas

As part of Get Safe Online week, Ofcom has today published a video setting out steps consumers can take and things they should look out for when shopping online this Christmas.

If you know of other similar resources please feel free to share.

Anti-Bullying Week

This is a week long event organised by the Anti-Bullying Alliance.

16-20 November 2009
This year’s Anti-Bullying Week campaign is ‘Stay safe in cyberspace’. The focus on cyberbullying is reflected in the resource pack sent to schools in England and the pack of resources for FE colleges.

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Get Safe Online begins this week

Get Safe Online begins this week.  Read more and learn how you could help.

Media Literacy amongst Parents

With the internet playing an increasing role in everyone’s lives, especially those of children, it is important that parents have and maintain a level of media literacy.

As you would protect your child in the real world, you will want to make sure that they are safe whatever they are doing. Like learning to cross the road, online safety skills are skills for life.

Thinkuknow.co.uk have a section which helps educate parents on how they can protect their children online.

Read more on Thinkuknow Parents Section