Staying safe whilst using the internet
A message from our Hampshire Police Cyber Ambassador Coordinator.
As the students will be taking time out from home learning, may we kindly encourage them to remember to stay socially safe whilst playing online games or interacting on social media.
Here is a guide to help encourage Secure Online Gaming.
The following is a link for parents/carers with information and helpful resources https://www.hampshire-pcc.gov.
For support aimed at children of all ages, parents, carers and teachers please visit www.thinkyouknow.co.uk.
If you are concerned about any online issues here’s more guidance on reporting to CEOP https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
A colleague from the Force Cyber Crime unit kindly shared this online activity book for students; https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/introduce-kids-to-cybersecurity-with-this-free-activity-book/.
Take part in the live challenge to help stay scam aware Spot, Avoid, Report. More information on scams is found on https://www.hampshire-pcc.gov.uk/get-involved/taking-action/scamnesty.
Just a reminder to all students the Think S.M.A.R.T trivia live challenge is going on and results will be published on Wednesday 6 May. Alternatively, enter the code 06896117 on https://kahoot.it/ to compete in this challenge.
Parent Zone are providing a number of resources to help teach children how to be safe when using the internet.
Click the images below to find out more information to help keep your children safe whilst they use the internet.