Monthly Archives: June 2016

Safer Internet Day 2017 theme announced!

The UK Safer Internet Centre have announced that the theme for Safer Internet Day 2017 taking place on the 7th February is ‘Be the Change: Unite for a better internet’ Last year’s celebration saw over a thousand organisations get involved in Safer … Continue reading

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New Report into exposure and impact of pornography on young people

Today the Office of the Children’s Commissioner for England, the NSPCC and Middlesex University are launching a new report, ‘…..I wasn’t sure it was normal to watch it…..’  A Quantitative and Qualitative Examination of the Impact of Online Pornography on … Continue reading

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Secondary Schools – Join Childnet’s study!

Childnet are working with the University of Central Lancashire on a research study of children’s experiences online. UK secondary schools are invited to join the research study, which will explore young people’s digital experiences and risk-taking and help-seeking behaviours. As … Continue reading

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Online Safety within ‘Keeping children safe in education’ 2016

This article was published on the 6th June 2016. On the 17th May 2018 the Department for Education (DfE) published the updated ‘Keeping children safe in education’ (KCSIE) guidance ready for implementation from the 3rd September 2018. A summary of online … Continue reading

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Is there an age limit for kids on social media? – Infographic from the Australian Children’s e-Safety Commissioner

The Office of the Children’s e-Safety Commissioner provides Australians a range of up-to-date information and resources, many of which are useful to schools, parents/carers and young people in the UK. The office has recently published this new Infographic about age … Continue reading

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