The Help Button is a free application that is downloaded to your computer.Once downloaded, the button sits on the desktop or in the toolbar.While online safety is important for protecting children from dangerous and inappropriate websites and materials, this does not mean that parents should discourage their children from accessing the Internet.
Australia’s first e Safety Commissioner, Alistair Mac Gibbon, commenced his role on 1 July 2015.
Tagged has received acclaim for its realistic depiction of teenagers and the problems they can face in a digital world.
Since its launch in September 2011, Tagged has become a popular resource for Australian teachers and parents, and has attracted more than 400,000 views on You Tube.
This is particularly the case where little or no attention has been paid to monitoring use, communicating with teenagers about use, or the security of the device being used.
In these types of cases, and for the purpose of this paper, online safety is a child protection issue.