- Where's Kevin?
This is a call to action for parents to get involved in what their children are doing online from Webwise, Ireland's home for internet safety advice and tools.
- YouTube Safety Mode
This short clip shows you how to enable YouTube's safety mode. YouTube is one of the most popular websites with children in Ireland. You can very easily switch on the safety mode that blocks access to adult content on this site.
- Safe Search with Google
This short clip from webwise demonstrates how to enable Google's safe search mode. If you are a parent and your children are using the intenret, you should do this. It is free, it's easy to switch on and only takes about a minute, and it is actually pretty effective.
- Webwise Negotiating an Internet Contract
Parenting expert, Áine Lynch from the National Parents Council, discusses the benefits and practicalities for setting rules and boundaries for your child's internet usage.
- Webwise: What Children Do Online
This clip shows children in Ireland between the ages of 8 and 12 years talking about what they do online.
- Talking to Your Child about the Internet
Parenting expert, Áine Lynch from the National Parents Council, talks about the importance of having good, open communication with your child about their internet lives and provides some practical advice on how to achieve this.
- Parenting Your Child Online
In this clip an experienced parent discusses her experience of implementing the National Parents Council's advice on negotiating boundaries and communicating with children about their use of the internet.
- What is Safer Internet Day?
Safer Internet Day (SID) will be celebrated around the world on Tuesday 7th February. Webwise, the Safer Internet Ireland Awareness Centre has arranged a number of events to mark the day. Webwise and the NCTE work with partners in Ireland and the 27 Safer Internet Centres of the European Union’s Insafe Network to celebrate SID. See how you and your child or school can join in the celebrations at webwise.ie
- Safer Internet Day 2012
Safer Internet Day 2012, an EU wide initiative to promote a safer Internet for all users, especially young people, will be celebrated in Ireland on Tuesday 7th February 2012. This year, Safer Internet Day, which is promoted in Ireland by the National Centre for Technology in Education (NCTE), is urging families to get ‘webwise’ and to ‘discover the digital world together...safely!’.
- Safer Internet Day Ireland 2013
Safer Internet Day 2013, an EU wide initiative to promote a safer Internet for all users, especially young people, will be celebrated in Ireland on Tuesday 5th February 2013. This year, Safer Internet Day, which is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise.ie, is urging all net users to “Connect with Respect”.
- Safer Internet Day 2014
Music producer & Artist - Bitter Rocc made this short clip encouraging us all to do something to tackle online bullying for the Safer Internet Day 2014. It's part of an anti-cyber bullying campaign called #UP2US. Find out more here...watchyourspace.ie
- Safer Internet Day 2014
Highlights from Safer Internet Day 2014. For more information on Safer Internet Day go to: saferinternetday.ie/