|Description||Safe social networking and homework help|
Dizeo is a safe social network and homework help service for children
Dizeo allows young people to share news and stories, upload photos and videos and make new friends. Using dedicated moderators Dizeo monitors all content on the site to ensure the safety of all users and increase their internet safety awareness.
Homework help is provided to young people via subject-specialist tutors who work through homework problems with them. Tutors guide young people to ensure they understand how to solve the problem on their own. The objective is to turn young people into confident individuals and successful learners.
Dizeo also facilitates lifeskills development via rich internet media. Examples include teaching young people how to play guitar and dealing with cyberbullying.
Dizeo caters to the needs of a wide range of young people including those with additional support needs such as Meares-Irlen Syndrome. The user interface of the site has been designed in consultation with various experts to ensure it is accessible and usable to as many young people as possible.