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A school community approach to cyber safety.

Family Zone demonstrations;

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A message from the Principal

Digital technology has opened up a world of possibilities for our children. At the same time, it has multiplied potential risks.

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.

To complete the circle of safety for your child, however, we need your participation.

All families at St Clare's College are entitled to a Family Pack, to protect 3 children & 6 devices. For more information please see the "School Resources" below on this website.

By setting up a private Family Zone account, you can apply age-appropriate parental controls on every device your child has access to, in any location.

Only by working together can we meet our digital duty of care - at school, at home, and everywhere in between.

What do you need to do?

1

Wait for the activation email from Family Zone, then activate your account.

2

Install Mobile Zone on your children's devices, run and install.

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.

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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Jordan Foster, ySafe Founder and National Cyber Safety Expert
‘Australians of all ages have the right to access technology in a safe, informed and supported environment. ySafe is committed to helping schools and families provide a solid foundation for the young people in their care to navigate the digital world safely and productively across their lifespan.’

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

Sexting: The Naked Truth

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

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

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Everyone is a stranger on the internet

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Pornography: The Topic Every Parent Dreads

ySafe

Cyberbullying: Answering the tough questions

ySafe

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

ySafe

Rules and Consequences

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

The 10 pm Trap

Protect Our Kids

How online predators groom children

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Screen-time: How much is too much?

ySafe

Privacy and Age Restrictions

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Is Sexting Legal?

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Sexting and the Illusion of Privacy

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

Should I get my child a smartphone?

ySafe

"Everybody else is allowed!"

Brett Lee - Internet Safe Education

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

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 St Clare's College

Phone: (02) 8305 7100
41-51 Carrington Road Waverley NSW 2024
Email: info@stclares.catholic.edu.au

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.