Technology is part of our everyday lives and that is particularly true for children and young people. With access to the internet and all the benefits that brings, comes some risk – which can be managed with the right support from parents and online safety education specifically for young people.
The Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre’s education programme is called Thinkuknow and has been designed to help young people, their parents or carers, and teachers to understand these risks in a way that is appropriate for different age groups of children and young people.
CEOP is the national law enforcement agency created to protect children from sexual abuse. CEOP receives reports from the public and the online industry regarding sexual abuse of children and can investigate these reports and work with local police and law enforcement agencies to protect children
CEOP's Thinkuknow programme does three important things:
On the www.thinkuknow.co.uk website you can access a wealth of advice and guidance, education materials, films and practical hints and tips regarding online safety