Guardian Saints announce winner of their Safer Internet Day Competition

Posted on 16 August 2017

Skye, one of Family Fostercare West Midlands’ foster children, won the competition by creating the idea for an app to support children who are coming in to care.


Half of UK girls have experienced some form of online harassment

Posted on 15 August 2017

Plan International UK have released the results of a survey showing that almost half of all girls in the UK have experienced some form of harassment or abuse on social media.

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Government to strengthen UK data protection law

Posted on 11 August 2017

New measures will give people greater control over their personal data, while the Government’s announcement about the age of consent has implications for teens and their social media use. 

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Childnet Digital Leaders share their achievements

Posted on 10 August 2017

Digital Leaders from St Joan of Arch RC Primary School tell us their achievements and how they have inspired others in their school

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Children’s Commissioner launches ‘Digital 5 A Day’ to help keep children’s online lives healthy

Posted on 08 August 2017

This week the Children’s Commissioner for England launched a ‘Digital 5 A Day’ to help keep children’s online lives healthy.

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Cyberbullying - advice for parents and carers

Posted on 03 August 2017

We give advice for parents and carers concerned about cyberbullying and practical tips for how they can support their child.


Safer Internet Day 2018 Theme Announced!

Posted on 02 August 2017

Safer Internet Day 2018 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February 2018 with the new slogan

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Online challenges - advice for parents

Posted on 01 August 2017

Advice for parents about how to talk to young people about the issues raised by online challenges.


A day in the life of a Childnet School Relations and Administration Assistant

Posted on 28 July 2017

In this blog we look at what a day in the life of a School Relations and Administration Assistant would look like.

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techUK raise funds for Childnet at 2017 annual dinner

Posted on 26 July 2017

Last week the 2017 techUK annual dinner saw over 500 people from the UK tech industry, government and civil service come together for the evening.