The use of the Internet is today one of the most common habits of children. They are the ones who surf the web the most and those who are most exposed to the risks in terms of security. The Internet can be a source of learning, entertainment and social relationships for children, as well as a source
The use of the Internet is today one of the most common habits of children. They are the ones who surf the web the most and those who are most exposed to the risks in terms of security. The Internet can be a source of learning, entertainment and social relationships for children, as well as a source of risks for users of all ages. This is how we can create a safe Internet for children.
How to create a safe Internet for children
In 2018, theInternational Day of Safe Internet se, is celebrated on February 6. Also known as Safer Internet Day. This initiative, promoted by the European Commission, aims to promote the safe and responsible use of new technologies, especially among the youngest. It is about stopping cyberbullying or cyberbullying, also known as grooming.Entities such as
Pantaligas Amigas , a non-profit organization that strives for respect and good coexistence on the Internet, gives us a few tips so that both children and adolescents are protected and can navigate without their safety being threatened by the abuses, harassment, pedophiles ... especially on social networks where children access and surf the Internet.Safety guidelines for children on social networks
Do not label photos of other people without their permission 2. Beware of criticisms that are posted on the Internet. Teasing another person can violate their rights and goes against the law. No 3. It's okay to ignore friend requests.
4. Use the
when the occasion justifies it. 5. If you are going to post other people's information, make sure they do not care 6. Do not post photos or videos of other people without their permission
Tell your contacts to respect your privacy d and tell them how you want to handle your privacy
8. If something bothers you, try to react calmly and not violently. 9. Address others with respect, especially in view of third parties. 10. Remember that capital letters on the Internet can be understood as a scream.
10 keys for children to use the Internet safely
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to teach the youngest children the keys to safe navigation. Tell the story of a group of kids who must gather the 10 keys to help their peers to use the Internet safely.