Online Safety, Social Media and Group Chats

The use of social media is constantly developing and growing.  Social media is capable of much good, but it can also be dangerous and harmful.  How your child uses it can cause untold hurt and distress, especially if not used correctly.  With this in mind, we have uploaded informative posters from The National College online safety websitewhich will give you some important information regarding your child’s use of social media and some areas for discussion. 

Please pay particular attention to the information provided on Whatsapp and Group Chats (click on the picture to view):

Group Chats
Age-Appropriate Content
Dealing with Upsetting Content