Keeping kids #screensafe in summer

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Hot tips for safe summer surfing

#Screensafe summer tips

To remind parents how important it is to stay in tune with what their children are doing online, we’ll be giving out free sunscreen at family summer festivals with online safety tips attached. If you are attending any of the events below, please be sure to look out for us to get your free sunscreen and #screensafe advice.

Some of the best practical tips come from parents so we’d like you to share your tips on social media using the hashtag #screensafe. 

Online challenges every parent should watch out for this summer

With the rise of dangerous online challenges encouraging children to self-harm it’s important to stay engaged with what they may be exposed to and have regular conversations about what they do online.

We’ve pulled together the top 6 online challenges that parents need to be aware of and advice on how to prevent your child from putting themselves in harms way through peer pressure.

Talk about e-safety with tablet app

Do you have a 8 – 10 year old? If so, download our Internet Matters e-safety app designed to help parents talk about online safety issues with their children, and encourage them to make smart choices online.

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Child-friendly apps for kids

A list of age-appropriate apps that’ll help your child get the best out of the internet

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Key internet safety issues

Get tips on how to talk to your children about a range of online issues:

Cyberbullying

Sexting 

Social media use 

Inappropriate content