A school community approach to cyber safety.
Because they're worth it.
The world of social media & technology is fast becoming a central element of our children’s universe. Whilst technology offers many social, educational and creative benefits, for parents it also introduces a number of challenges around staying informed of social media and gaming trends, identifying and managing cyber safety risks, monitoring your child’s online behaviour and finding balance.
Our College already has excellent safeguards for students who bring their own laptop to school, but any device that has 3G/4G capabilities (such as mobile phones) do not come under the College’s protections.
In response, we have teamed up with Family Zone to protect all mobile devices brought onto campus, if they have subscribed to the Family Zone home pack.
Family Zone will also be presenting at our Information night on the 21st March, to explain the service and protection they can offer on mobile devices regardless of the devices geographical location.
As part of our agreement with Family Zone, each family will receive an invitation to sign up for their family pack via email, but this invitation will only occur once.
The first 200 families to arrive on the night will receive a
Trusted by the Australian Government’s eSafety commission
Endorsed by Australia’s leading cyber safety experts
Enables delivery of our access policies across the school network and on student devices
Offers both school and optional parent features allowing our school community to work together
With Family Zone, parents can opt to provide their children with the same protection they receive during school hours - at home and everywhere in between.
Removes adult content for safe searching
Manage use of social apps and in-app purchasing
Set routines for what kids can access, when - plus give devices sleep times
Expert answers to all your online safety questions
A team of leading educators, psychologists and law-enforcement professionals specialising in online safety and education, Cyber Experts work collaboratively with Family Zone to provide world-leading research, advice and support to our School Community subscribers.
While digital technology shapes the modern learning environment, teachers are increasingly dealing with digital distract... Read more
Shortened attention spans and the rise of “selfie culture” are among the negative impacts of digital learning on today’s... Read more
Six-year-old Patrick sees an occupational therapist every week. His challenge? To learn how to hold a pencil. Read more
Cyber safety is simple, according to online safety specialist John Parsons. It's not really about technology at all; it'... Read more
The online and physical worlds are merging in every sphere of modern life - and education is no exception. The resulting... Read more
“As a former police officer of twenty-two years and undercover internet detective, as well as a father, I am uniquely qu... Read more
Keeping up with the latest in online gaming can be a multi-level challenge for parents - especially when what's ‘cool’ s... Read more
Okay, fine. Not everything. But a whole lot more than you probably think. Read more
Book a call with our Customer Support team. They'll provide expert technical support, targeted cyber-safety advice, and so much more.
Book an Installer, they'll come to you and get your account set up exactly the way you want it.
Explore How-tos, contact Customer Support, or share your own thoughts and ideas for Family Zone.
Watch our useful video tutorials for step-by-step instructions on customising your Family Zone account.
Kingsway Christian College