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28/02/2017

​Education Queensland has a number of resources around Cybersafety and Reputation Management that may be of interest to parents.

 

Enhance your digital identity:

https://morningsss.eq.edu.au/Supportandresources/Formsanddocuments/Documents/enhance-your-digital-identity.pdf 

 

A Parents’ Guide to Instagram:

https://morningsss.eq.edu.au/Supportandresources/Formsanddocuments/Documents/A%20Parents'%20Guide%20to%20Instagram.pdf

 

Online awareness of parents and caregivers:

https://morningsss.eq.edu.au/Supportandresources/Formsanddocuments/Documents/cyberbullying-cybersafetyprintfriendlyguide.pdf

 

There are Rules and Regulations for the use of different types of popular social media - most of which do not allow access for children under the age of 13. 

​Program / App ​Minimum Age ​Link for further information for Parents
Instagram ​13 https://help.instagram.com/154475974694511/?ref=hc_fnav
​Facebook ​13 https://esafety.gov.au/women/being-social/social-media/facebook
​Snapchat ​13 https://www.esafety.gov.au/esafety-information/games-apps-and-social-networking/snapchat
​Kik ​17 https://kikinteractive.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/sections/204000008-Tips-for-Parents-

 

More information can be found at the Office of the Children's eSafety Commission at https://www.esafety.gov.au/