The Internet provides access to vast amounts of information and the opportunity for children to meet and communicate with people from around the world.
While online safety is important for protecting children from dangerous and inappropriate websites and materials, this does not mean that parents should discourage their children from accessing the Internet. The challenge is to help children enjoy the benefits of going online while avoiding the risks (Enough is Enough Blog, 2011).
The following items a provided to help you can get the most out of your time online while staying safe.
“Information and content under “online Safety” has been used with permission from the Redlands College iPad portal – https://ipad.redlands.qld.edu.au.”