Our Safeguarding Lead here, Judy Lewis, here at Olive AP Academy – Suffolk (Central) felt it would be helpful to share the following e-safety update about Live.me with staff, parents, carers and pupils. You can read the full article “Teenagers life ‘ruined’ by Live.me” on the BBC News website.
Internet Matters has also produced a brief guide for parents all about the live streaming app Live.me.
Live.me is a social platform that allows users to connect with others and earn virtual goods which can be exchanged for prizes, rewards and cash.
What is Live.Me?
– Fast growing Live video streaming application
– Has approximately 20 million users to date
– Users have no control over who shares their videos
If you have a question about parental controls or concern about a social network your child uses, you can call expert advisors on the NSPCC free Online Safety Helpline on 0808 8005002.
If you have any concerns about a child’s wellbeing, bullying or e-safety, please contact our academy’s Designated Safeguarding Lead Mrs Judy Lewis via our main academy office.