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Updated: 21/01/2020

Monitoring Solutions

Jamf Parent

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Using Jamf Parent, you can restrict and allow apps and device functionality on your children's devices. You can only manage your children's devices with Jamf Parent outside the school day (8.45am to 3.25pm)

Pros Parents can monitor their child’s school iPad outside of school hours.

Cons Needs the parent to have an Apple Device.

Zero cost solutions

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Stopping adult content in the home environment.

Pros Not full proof but a good way of stopping access to sites that deal with adult content.

Cons No limits of social-media or the content held within. Very easy to get around for a motivated student with access to Google

ScreenTime on Mac/iPad/iPhone

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Screen Time on Windows 10 and X-Box One...

...are all covered by Microsoft’s Family Experience.

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Google accounts, Chromebooks and Android devices

Including – Google Play, Chrome, Search, YouTube etc

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Netflix has a very limited set of restrictions available just around the maturity rating.

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Paid for solutions

Norton’s Family Premier

Makes the Web safer for your kids to explore – by keeping you informed of which sites your kids are visiting, and letting you block harmful or inappropriate sites.

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Pros Appears well reviewed and from a well known company

Cons Small cost

Qustodio (iOS, Android, Windows, Mac, Kindle)

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Pros Free version to see if its worth spending money on. Reviews look good.

Cons Small cost to unlock some features

Other options

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