Staying Safe Online

Staying Safe Online

Albion take e safety very seriously.

Are you worried about your child’s safety online?

Read our tips, advice and follow our guidelines for practicing good online safety habits.

Top tips for parents & Children

  1. Talk to your child as soon as they start to use the computer and make sure they:
  • know NEVER to give out any personal details such as address, phone number or real name online
  • know NEVER to meet anyone they have ‘met’ online without taking a responsible adult
  • know NEVER to send out any images of themselves or friends they would not like you or their teacher to see!
  1. Do an on-line safety course appropriate for their age, see links below
  2. Know how to close down and report any inappropriate images they access online
  3. Make sure you have up to date anti-virus software and parental controls on any home computers
  4. Report any concerns you have

Please also see the government’s advice or parent and carer on cyber bullying:

Advice for parents and carers on cyberbullying

Useful links:

Our Online Safety Policy

Be SMART on the Internet - 5 smart rules for staying safe when online. Download the leaflet.

NSPCC Net Aware - To children, online life is real life. We've joined forces with O2 to help parents explore and understand online life as kids know it.

ParentInfo from CEOP - Expert information to help children and young people stay safe online, for schools to host on their own websites.

NSPCC Online Safety Partnership - Giving parents and families the skills and knowledge to understand the internet as children do.

CEOP's Thinkuknow - Thinkuknow is an education programme from the National Crime Agency’s CEOP Command.

Childnet International - All the information you need to keep your child safe online.