In preparation for the move to our new CAS website, activity across our current site will be limited between 13th and 20th September. This means that between these dates you will unable to apply to become a CAS Member or Community Leader, no updates will be possible to existing resources or events, and no new events or resources can be added. Members wishing to register for events will be able to do this, except for on 20th September. We apologise for any inconvenience, however are really excited for you to see our new site!

Online Safety

Online safety

Ensuring we’re all safe when using technology can often be challenging; particularly with new devices and apps being released on a daily basis.

The organisations outlined below provide impartial advice on how to stay safe online and information on technologies typically used by children.

Organisation Link
Think U Know https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/
Safer Internet https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/parents-and-carers
Commonsense Media https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
NSPCC https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/

Whilst written for education professionals, the Department for Education’s Education for a Connected World document provides guidance on what children should be aware of various ages and may therefore be of interest to parents - < https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/education-for-a-connected-world The document focuses on eight aspects of online education, including Managing online information, Health, wellbeing and lifestyle, and Privacy and security.



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