Category Archives: NSPCC

NSPCC launch new tools to help parents ensure children are ‘#shareaware’

The NSPCC have updated their #ShareAware campaign with new resources to enable parents and carers to ‘untangle’ the online world and to help them to teach the children to be ‘Share Aware’. The campaign focuses on the need to talk to children about … Continue reading

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New Childline campaign highlights unhealthy relationships and online safety for young people #ListenToYourSelfie

The NSPCC has today published a campaign designed to help educate children and young to spot the signs of online abuse and grooming. Statistics from Childline, a service provided by the charity, show that counselling sessions for young people worried about online sexual … 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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NSPCC Update Net Aware Resources #netaware #esafety

Today on, Wednesday 23rd March, the NSPCC have re-launched the excellent Net Aware guide. Net Aware is a simple guide to the social networks, sites and apps children use, based on parents’ experiences and the views of young people.  Over 750 reviews from an … Continue reading

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NSPCC Net Aware Campaign – Request for help from Secondary Schools

For those of you who are not aware earlier this year the NSPCC launched the Net Aware website, a parent’s guide to social networking. It provides parents with a guide to the social media apps and sites including sign-up age, … Continue reading

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NSPCC find that parents may be missing vital information in online safety talks with children

The NSPCC have recently surveyed more than 600 primary school children about what information they feel they need to help them to stay safe online. More than 80% of children said that online privacy settings on mobile apps and games … Continue reading

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NSPCC ChildLine Schools Service Free Event for Kent and Medway Schools

The NSPCC’s hugely successful Schools Service is protecting children in primary schools across the UK right now. However, more needs to be done to reach every single child in order to protect an entire generation. Therefore, whilst a key part … Continue reading

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New Home Office “Online abuse and bullying prevention guide” published

On the 20th March 2015 the Home Office published a new guide that has been developed for professionals who work with young people, to help them understand what constitutes abusive behaviour online, the consequences of that behaviour, and where they … Continue reading

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Safer Internet Day 2015 – New Resources and Links

10th February 2015 saw schools and settings throughout Kent and beyond celebrate Safer Internet Day. Events included special whole school assemblies, pupil surveys, talks for parents, competitions, digital pledges, DigiDuck story time sessions, classroom activities, Lync (video conferencing) sessions, pupil … Continue reading

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NSPCC launches New “Share Aware” campaign

Parents’ concerns about social networking sites popular with children are revealed today, as the NSPCC launches its Share Aware campaign to get families talking about socialising safely online. An NSPCC panel of more than 500 parents from Mumsnet reviewed 48 … Continue reading

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