Cyber-Rules

Do you know what you should and shouldn’t do online? Here are a few important dos and don’ts to remember when using technology and devices.

DO

DON'T

  • Check with your parents – always check with your parents or a trusted adult before giving out personal information
  • Tell someone – if you or someone you know is being bullied online, tell your parents or another adult that you trust
  • Be considerate – always treat others how you would like to be treated!Never forward on messages or photos without permission
  • Don't Share it - Only share your login details and passwords with your parents or a trusted adult
  • Don't Send it - Text messages, photos and videos can easily be saved and sent on to other people, so if it’s not something you would happily share with everyone, don’t send it!
  • Don't Respond – If someone you know (or don’t know) is sending you unwanted messages, do not respond. Find out how to block or report them instead
  • Don't Join in – If you see someone else being cyberbullied, don’t join in. You shouldn’t comment on hurtful posts, images or videos

 

Never upload, post or send anything that you wouldn’t want shared for everyone to see!