Safe on Social - Parent Presentation

Safe on Social - Parent Presentation

The College is offering parents the opportunity to hear from Kirra from 'Safe on Social' speak about children’s safety on social media.  The Safe on Social Media presentation and Q&A session delivers real life case studies and strategies to help parents support their children.

The presentation will be conducted online to allow parents to participate in the presentation from the comfort of their own home. 

Wednesday 24 August


Online via Zoom 


Topics covered but not limited to:
•    Online safety and using social media with awareness.
•    Terms and conditions of use and what they mean.
•    Keeping your personal information private.
•    Sexting and image-based abuse and the law. (age-appropriate).
•    Online stranger danger and what grooming might look like and what to do.
•    Cyber-bullying, online harassment, and how to report it.
•    Known scams, hoaxes, deepfake, fake news, and misinformation.

Please note this presentation is for ages 18+

RSVP is essential for this event 


After a 20+ year career in Cyber Security and IT Business Consulting, in 2014 Kirra Pendergast founded Safe on Social Media Pty Ltd after experiencing serious and relentless cyberbullying and trolling herself. Kirra is a leading expert on the topic of Cyber Safety and speaks about the topic and her own experience, to 1000’s of people each week. Kirra presents to students K-12, teachers and parents at schools across Australia and New Zealand. She is also regularly asked to speak at legal seminars, government and business events, conferences and consults too, and advises organisations in Australia, the United Kingdom, Europe and the United States. Kirra is a regular media commentator on the subject of Cyber Safety.

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