You will no doubt be aware of the many discussions taking place around Artificial Intelligence. One area of AI which has seen rapid increased popularity is that of chatbots and AI friends, which are available on many platforms, such as Snapchat. As ever, it is vital that we know what our young people are experiencing when using such technology, and that we are active in talking to them about it.
National Online Safety have produced this handy guide for parents to consider what carers and parents need to know about AI Virtual Friends.
Mr S Auckland, Designated Safeguarding Lead and Deputy Head