Minors, images and the law

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You may have read reports in the media earlier this year around sharing of inappropriate image of students and ex-students of some 70 Australian schools by outside adults. The images were shared via a site that is anonymous and difficult to trace for law enforcement. The impact on the wellbeing of young people, both victims […]

Help with Copyright

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Do you know anything about Copyright? You could be breaking the law right now…use these resource links to get up to speed and stay on the right side of Copyright Law! Australian Copyright Council – Find an answer The Attorney General’s Office – A short guide to copyright An Introduction to Copyright in Australia Queensland […]

Overuse of ICT

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One of the common issues around ICT use reported by families is overuse by students at home. When students receive a device for the first time some level of excessive use is expected and normal. This initial period of fascination normally lasts a couple of weeks to a month and then for most students usage […]

Helpful Cyber Safety links for Parents

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Victorian Department of Justice – protect yourself online ACMA – [cyber:]smart for Parents Australian Federal Police – ThinkUKnow Youth Central –Web and Social Safety Cyber Safe Kids: Growing Up Digital Project The Easy Guide to Socialising Online – The Australian Government’s Easy Guide to Socialising Online  The Australian Government’s Cybersafety Help Button – Cybersafety Help Button download page Google – How you can protect your family online Internet Filters – Family Friendly […]

Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner

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The Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner is Australia’s leader in online safety. The Office is committed to helping young people have safe, positive experiences online and encouraging behavioural change, where a generation of Australian children act responsibly online—just as they would offline. We provide online safety education for Australian children and young people, a […]

College Musical 2017

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It’s the tail end of the big, bad 1980s in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard. Aqua Net, Lycra, Heavy Metal flow freely at one of the Sunset Strips last legendary venues, a place where legendary rocker Stacee Jaxx takes the stage and groupies line up for their chance at an autograph. Amidst […]