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Top Tip for Internet Safety #7

Activate Safe Search Help minimise the risk of your child coming across inappropriate content in response to search queries by activating ‘safe search’ in your search engine.

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #6

Disable In-App Purchases Many apps and games give their users the option of buying additional game functionality, additional points/bonuses, and a host of other extras. Children can easily make purchases without even realising. You can disable in-app purchases using your phone or device settings.

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #5

Let your children show you what they like to do online To be able to guide your child it is important to understand how children use the internet and know what they like to do online. Let your child show you which websites they like visiting and what they do […]

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #4

Teach your child about evaluating information and being critically aware of information they find online. Most children use the internet to improve and develop their knowledge in relation to schoolwork and personal interests. Children should be aware that not all information found online is correct, accurate or relevant. Show your […]

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #3

Encourage your child to be careful when disclosing personal information A simple rule for younger children should be that the child should not give out their name, phone number or photo without your approval. Older children using social networking sites like Facebook should be encouraged to be selective about what […]

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #2

Agree with your child rules for internet use in your home Try to reach an agreement with your child on the guidelines which apply to internet use in your home. Here are some tips to get started: → Discuss when and for how long it is acceptable for your child […]

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Top Tip for Internet Safety #1

Discover the internet together Be the one to introduce your child to the internet. For both parent and child it is an advantage to discover the internet together. Try to find websites that are exciting and fun so that together you achieve a positive attitude to internet exploration. This could […]

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2021/22

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Principal Barbara Nugent

Ashbourne Educate Together N.S.

Killegland

Ashbourne, Co. Meath

Roll Number: 20396Q

Tel: 01 8357493

Email: office@ashbourneetns.ie

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  • Top Tip for Internet Safety #7
    Activate Safe Search Help minimise the risk of your child coming across inappropriate content in response to search queries by activating ‘safe search’ in your search engine.
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