Wake Up Wednesday: What Parents Need to Know About Netflix

Netflix is a subscription-based streaming service that allows users to watch TV shows and movies on any internet-enabled device that supports the software, such as smart TVs, phones and tablets. The pandemic saw a surge in children consuming on-demand content as many families relaxed their screen-time rules. Netflix’s diverse range of programming caters for all age groups – so it’s important for parents to recognise the potential risks of children using the service and the measures to help their child enjoy a safe streaming experience.

In the guide, you’ll find tips on a number of potential risks such as screen addiction, inappropriate content and hacking attempts.

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Interim Deputy Headteacher at St Thomas More Catholic School.