e-Safety Information for Parents


www.thinkuknow.org.au/ is an excellent, up to date source of inofrmation on e-Safety, current apps and trends for students, parents and teachers.

Based on a site developed in the UK, the Australian page is regulated and updated by the Australian Federal Police. They ensure that changes and current trends in social media are factored in to their information and lessons.

Below are some links containing important information regarding widely used social media apps and their potential for misuse, guidelines for appropriate use and some insight as to what they are and can be used for.



A parents guide to

Kik Messenger




A parents guide

to Snapchat




A parents guide 

to Instagram






A parents guide

to Facebook