A parents guide to Call of Duty: Warzone

Posted on 02 April 2020

At the moment we are seeing a lot of young people mentioning and playing the latest Call of Duty game ‘Warzone’. In this blog we are giving guidance to parents about Warzone, looking at what the game is and highlighting some of the things to be aware of.

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The Revised Childnet Film Competition 2020 – Home education during COVID-19

Posted on 01 April 2020

As schools remain closed, we know that many families are looking for projects they can do that are fun, educational and that children can do independently.  To help with this we have redesigned the Childnet Film Competition for 2020.

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What is…Houseparty? A guide for parents and carers

Posted on 30 March 2020

Houseparty is an app that many young people are using to stay in touch with their peers and play games during the school closures and lockdowns of COVID-19. 

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Keeping children happy and safe online during COVID-19

Posted on 24 March 2020

As UK schools close, or run at a limited capacity as a result of COVID-19, we know that parents and carers are having to manage their child’s use of technology and help them learn remotely. This can feel overwhelming but we are here to help!

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Childnet Film Competition – Get some inspiration from the 2019 entries

Posted on 12 March 2020

We hope you enjoy these films as much as we do, and hope they provide you with inspiration for your own entries to the 2020 competition!


Explore online safety with under 5s with our new learning to read book

Posted on 05 March 2020

This world book day we are delighted to share our new online safety themed learning to read book, ‘Aimee and the tablet’. This book has been created as part of Collins’s Big Cat series.


Find out more about Digiduck for World Book Day 2020

Posted on 04 March 2020

For World Book Day 2020, we asked author and creator Lindsay Buck about the books.


Supporting young people with SEND online – New hot topic

Posted on 25 February 2020

Our new hot topic is designed for parents and carers of young people with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).

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Young people call on government to make the internet a place where all young people are #freetobe themselves

Posted on 19 February 2020

For Safer Internet Day 2020 we have worked with young people to develop a Young People’s Charter on how government can help make a more inclusive internet where everyone is #freetobe themselves.


Safer Internet Day 2020 – bigger than ever - as millions take part in global celebration

Posted on 13 February 2020

Will Gardner OBE, a Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre, reflects on the huge success of Safer Internet Day 2020.