The hotline, which can be reached at 1800 880 176, started taking calls from 8am.
The provision of content filters is an interesting initiative, but will it work? There is a comparison table of the content filters, so let’s wait to hear the feedback as to how good (or useless) the free internet filters really are. Teachers should be able to provide very good feedback, as we have been grappling with safety issues in schools – for what now seems like ‘forever’.
In the meantime, there are some good online Education programs that can be used by primary or secondary teachers – anywhere in the world really.