Resource - e-Safety Gift Guide
Be smart and secure when choosing tech gifts for children and young people this year.
Searching and sorting information effectively
With these handy hints, anyone can be an expert at searching and sorting information online. Knowing how to effectively search for and sort through information can make browsing the web safer and more productive. Teachers and parents can model to children and young people how to use search terms effectively and how to select trustworthy sources online.
What are the benefits of social media?
Social media, when used in a responsible and age-appropriate way, can help children learn, think critically and build the skills they need for the future.
What makes a good password?
Keeping your passwords strong and secure is one way to stay safe online. What makes a good password?
How to respond to cyberbullying
Cyberbullying is a major concern for parents and teachers. The Department of Education's Anti-bullying site offers advice to parents and teachers on how identify and respond to cyberbullying to keep children and young people safe online.
Digital access and equity
Internet access is not equally distributed across Australia. It is important to avoid assuming that other people have the same level of digital access as you.
The 4Rs: respect, resilience, responsibility and reasoning
Respect, resilience, responsibility and reasoning are the four critical skills required to create a safer and more positive online environment for everyone.
Resource - Parents and carers online bullying information
Information about bullying for parents and carers, produced by NSW Department of Education