Flixton Primary School

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Infant Department: Mardale Avenue, Flixton M41 5SA
Junior Department: Delamere Road, Flixton M41 5QL


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Online Safety

This page offers links to websites that provide information for parents about keeping children safe online, as well as some documents that we hope will prove helpful to parents.

Links to Articles on the ParentInfo website 

ParentInfo is run by CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection), a branch of the National Crime Agency, with an aim of educating parents on how to keep their children safe online and also helping parents keep up to date with online trends and new software and apps that their children might use or want to use.

ParentInfo's Primary Feed

Really useful articles related to safe use of the Internet

The UK Safer Internet Centre have produced some brilliant How-To guides for parents which show you how to change the safety/child-lock settings on smartphones, gaming devices, iPads etc. They are very useful and you can find them by clicking here.

Internet Matters are an organisation dedicated to supporting parents in keeping children safe online. Their site includes easy to use guides for setting up Parental Controls on just about any internet-ready device you can think of! There are also guide for parents on apps and tech, and really useful guides that are age appropriate in their advice section. You can find them by clicking here. 

In our eSafety work in school, we reinforce the SMART rules for staying safe online.

A Parent's Guide to Instagram