|Safer Internet Day:|
Tuesday 8th February 2022
Tuesday 8th February is Safer Internet Day, organised by the UK Safer Internet Centre. This year’s theme is “All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online.” There are loads of different ways to get involved and share your support for Safer Internet Day here.
|Webinar with Police Scotland|
Connecting Scotland is delighted to be hosting guest speakers from Police Scotland for a webinar on 8th February at 11am. Experts from the Cybercrime Harm Prevention team will be giving an overview of potential online harms for young people, including:
Coerced online sexual abuse
You can register to attend at https://go.scvo.org.uk/e/566562/-day-2022-with-police-scotland/59bfxk/1078191614?h=ImuyozlT_W74IuLd06iVvQvxteguzCbB1vzH97Tpryo
|Connecting Scotland Online Safety Resources|
A reminder that we have curated a range of online safety resources on the Connecting Scotland website:Resources for keeping children and young people safe online
Recording of online safety webinars
Video: iPad parental controls
Video: Google Chromebook Parental Controls
|Our top pick resource|
Our top pick for an online resource is Internet Matters. This website has a huge amount of information for children or parents/carers. One of our favourite features is My family’s Digital Toolkit. By answering a few questions about a child’s digital habits you can create your own personalised online safety toolkit!