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Online Sexual Harassment – new Hot Topic for professionals and educators

Posted on 07 December 2018

As Childnet launches a new Hot Topic on online sexual harassment, we take a look at what this issue means for young people and what educators need to know about it.

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Safer Internet Day 2019 Educational resources for 11-14 Year Olds

Posted on 07 December 2018

For Safer Internet Day 2019, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created educational resources for educators to deliver young people aged 3-18 years old, including specific resources tailored for use with 11-14 year olds.

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Safer Internet Day 2019 Educational resources for 7-11 Year Olds

Posted on 28 November 2018

For Safer Internet Day 2019, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created educational resources for educators to deliver young people aged 3-18 years old, including specific resources tailored for use with 7-11 year olds.

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Childnet Digital Leaders from the North come together for the first ever regional event!

Posted on 27 November 2018

Last week the Childnet Digital Leaders from Acklam Grange School, Berwick Hills Primary School, Bolton Muslim Girls’ School, Christ Church CV (VC) Primary School, Hasland Junior School and Titus Salt School came together for our first ever Digital Leaders Regional Event! 

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Yesterday marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

Posted on 26 November 2018

Marked by the UN, there is now a call for 16 days of activism to raise awareness about violence against women and girls, and what we can do to prevent and respond to it. 

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Over 100 organisations and schools register as Safer Internet Day Supporters!

Posted on 23 November 2018

From schools to police forces, over 180 organisations across the UK have pledged their support for Safer Internet Day 2019!

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Safer Internet Day 2019 Educational Resources for 3-7 Year Olds

Posted on 22 November 2018

For Safer Internet Day 2019, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created educational resources for educators to deliver young people aged 3-18 years old, including specific resources tailored for use with 3-7 year olds.

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The BBC announces new Own It app looking at young people’s wellbeing online

Posted on 16 November 2018

BBC Own It has launched a new ‘Own It’ app to help children getting their first smartphone stay safe online. 

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Films looking at kindness and being a good friend online this Anti-bullying week.

Posted on 15 November 2018

This summer the Childnet Film Competition invited schools and youth organisations from across the UK to capture their internet safety messages in a short film, looking at the theme of ‘Connect with respect’.

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Anti-bullying week 2018 – get involved today

Posted on 13 November 2018

Anti-Bullying Week is taking place this week, running from the 12th – 16th November. The Anti-Bullying Alliance, who coordinate the week, are asking schools and youth groups to get involved and ‘Choose Respect’.

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