Digital Safety Videos
We are delighted to share several videos from our partners in children’s online safety, Webwise.ie.
Visit the Webwise Parents Hub for more practical advice on key online safety and digital citizenship topics including videos from parenting, technology, and education experts, along with Talking Points to start a conversation with your child, and Explainer Guides to popular apps and platforms.
Digital Safety Video Topics
What To Do If Something Goes Wrong Videos
Webwise Parents – what to do if images of my child are shared online
Elaine Byrnes, Doctoral Researcher-Psychology, NUI Galway offers advice on what to to do if intimate images of your child are shared online.
Webwise: Forever – A short film about the permanence of the online world
Sharing nudes that could hurt or embarrass others causes real harm, damages reputations and changes lives forever.
Webwise Parents: #BeInCtrl – A short film on Online Grooming
It is NOT okay for anyone to pressure or coerce you into sending nudes online. If this happens to you, you are a victim of a crime.
Webwise Parents: What to do if something goes wrong online?
Áine Lynch, CEO of the National Parents Council Primary offers advice for parents on supporting their children online.
The Laws Protecting Children Online
Detective Sergeant Mike Smyth goes through the history of laws protecting children
How to talk to your child about ‘Sexting’ – Potential Legal Implications
Digital Ready Hub – ISPCC – Detective Sergeant Mike Smyth explains the
Online Child Grooming: A crime that’s taken seriously by An Garda Síochána
Detective Sergeant Mike Smyth describes how cases of online grooming are dealt
What to do if you suspect your child is being groomed online
Digital Ready Hub – Detective Sergeant Mike Smyth explains what to do
How to talk to your child about online grooming
Detective Sergeant Mike Smyth talks about the ‘dark side of the internet’