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A school community approach to cyber safety.

A message from the Pedare

Our goal is to protect every student from exposure to online threats - from inappropriate content to cyberbullying. That’s why we’ve partnered with Australia’s leading provider of cyber safety and digital-awareness services, Family Zone.

All families from Pedare Christian College are entitled to a Family Pack.  Please see "costs & guidelines" for more info.

Families have received an Activation email from Family Zone inviting you to activate your account and commence protecting your children's devices.

If you do not receive it or need more assistance please email - support@familyzone.com

OR if you would like to get started now, simply click the “sign up” link on this webpage.

Once you've activated your account, you can log in to your Family Zone account at any time via "My account" (top right hand corner of this website)

What do you need to do?

1

Set up your Family Zone account

SIGN UP

2

Install Mobile Zone on the devices that you wish to protect. Your school has already installed Mobile Zone on your school device.

3

Manage via our Zone Manager App. Download to your own Apple or Android device.

Benefits for parents


Safe content

Removes adult content for safe searching

Family Zone takes student and parent privacy seriously. Learn more here.

Resources

A Day in the Life of a Digital Student

“Jamie” is a typical digital student. Find out what his life looks like before, and after, his devices are protected by Family Zone’s cloud-based cyber-safety solution - at home, at school and everywhere in between.

Managing Screen Time - School Holidays Webinar

Our children's technology use almost doubles during school holidays! Watch this recording to learn how Family Zone can help you manage your children's screen time.

Family Zone Advanced Webinar

Already across the basics? Then this demonstration is for you! Learn some more of the advanced features here! 

How to install Mobile Zone

MACOS

WINDOWS

CHROME

iOS

ANDROID


Click the icon for your child’s device operating system for instructions.

Your school's chosen Cyber Expert is

We've teamed up with Cyber Experts

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.

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Chris Greene, Cybersafe Families Founder and National Cyber Safety Expert
‘Cybersafe Families cyber safety education gives Parents and Guardians a way to make their homes cyber safe! It’s important for parents to understand the real possibilities and understand the best practice for protection for as long as your family needs it. We don’t endorse overly strict regimes, just the importance of providing a suitable technology environment that is appropriate for the different stages of a child’s life.’
 

Register for my FREE Cyber Safety Education Program

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Cyber News

Family Zone Blog

Talk to your son about sex. He knows less than you think.

When’s the last time you had a conversation with your teenage son about what it means to be a caring, respectful sexual ... Read more


Has screen-time become a battle royale in your house?

If parental controls aren’t about controlling your child - what ARE they about? Read more


My child needs glasses. Are screens to blame?

The impact of screen-time on our children’s vision is a topic of ongoing debate in the medical community.  Read more


The year in digital parenting

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Warning: School holidays may be dangerous to your child's health

That’s the conclusion of a new Australian study that found kids were likely to gain weight and lose fitness during schoo... Read more


When is it safe to leave them home alone?

Living in a connected world makes it easier - and harder - to decide. Read more


Happy Unboxing Day! Why kids love watching other kids open toys

Scratch your head all you like, but there’s no denying the hypnotic power of the unboxing YouTube video for a generation... Read more


Retrain your brain - and theirs - to read deeply

Do you find you skim where you used to, well, read?  Welcome to the club. Reading in the age of social media has retrain... Read more

FZONE

Totally fun meets totally safe, in a sleek smartphone with Family Zone parental controls built in.

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Smart, Safe & Sensible:

Digital Parenting Made Simple

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Cyber Expert Digital Parenting Videos

Cyberbullying: Answering the tough questions

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Should I get my child a smartphone?

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"Everybody else is allowed!"

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Is Sexting Legal?

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Rules and Consequences

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The 10 pm Trap

Protect Our Kids

Privacy and Age Restrictions

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Pornography: The Topic Every Parent Dreads

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Sexting: The Naked Truth

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Sexting and the Illusion of Privacy

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Let's talk about Snapchat (because it's a little weird)

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How online predators groom children

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Screen-time: How much is too much?

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My kids are older. Is it too late to start using parental controls?

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The single rule that reduces the risk of online abuse by 50%

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Everyone is a stranger on the internet

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

We're here to help

Free cyber support

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

Book an Installer, they'll come to you and get your account set up exactly the way you want it.

Browse Solutions and Guides

Explore How-tos, contact Customer Support, or share your own thoughts and ideas for Family Zone.

Video tutorials

Watch our useful video tutorials for step-by-step instructions on customising your Family Zone account.

For help at Pedare Christian College

12-30 Surrey Farm Drive

Golden Grove SA 5125
Australia

For help with Family Zone

Visit: www.familyzone.com
Email: support@familyzone.com

Call us
From Aus: 1300 398 326 (local call)
From NZ: 0800 444 907
From overseas: +613 4000 0044

Support hours
8am to 8pm local time Mon-Fri
9am to 5pm local time Sat-Sun

Book a call to help set up Family Zone.