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Reporting concerns to Facebook

Posted on 22 May 2017

In the wake of recent reports from the Guardian regarding Facebook’s internal reporting procedures; some advice for anyone concerned about how to report content and where to go for other advice and support.

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Social media and mental health - Advice for teachers and parents 

Posted on 19 May 2017

Following the survey results from the Royal Society for Public Health we look at how parents and teachers can talk to young people about issues such as self-esteem and body image as well as the role and influence of image in their lives.

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Latest Childnet Film Competition news

Posted on 16 May 2017

With less than a month to go until entries for the Childnet Film Competition closes, we look at some of the fantastic prizes that your school or organisation can win.

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Advice for Foster Carers this Foster Care fortnight

Posted on 12 May 2017

Foster Care Fortnight is from Monday 8th to Sunday 21st May, we look at some FAQ’s and resources for Foster carers.

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Managing your family's time online

Posted on 11 May 2017

As a family it’s important to decide how you use technology. Childnet have a variety of resources that can help your family to find a way of using technology that suites you all.

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Mental Health Awareness Week - How can we encourage good mental health online?

Posted on 10 May 2017

This week marks Mental Health Awareness Week, focusing on what makes good mental health and exploring how we can move from surviving to thriving. 

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How to spot advertising on Instagram

Posted on 05 May 2017

From sponsored posts to celebrity endorsements, we share our top tips for being a critical thinker when it comes to advertising on Instagram.

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Competition: Redesign Digiduck’s Front Cover

Posted on 04 May 2017

For National Share-a-Story Month we're inviting children to get creative and enter our design competition. 

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Childnet Youth Ambassadors launching in July 2017

Posted on 02 May 2017

Apply now to join Childnet’s new Youth Advisory Board and have the opportunity to have your say and help shape an important international project.

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Primary school pupils share their thoughts on the Digital Leaders Programme

Posted on 28 April 2017

Digital leaders from Hazelmere Primary School tell us about their time on the programme

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