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Take a look behind the scenes of the Childnet Digital Leaders Programme

Posted on 16 October 2018

Education settings and youth groups can now register their interest in the Childnet Digital Leaders Programme to receive a free guest login.

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Today is World Mental Health Day – Looking out for others online

Posted on 10 October 2018

With today being World Mental Health Day, in this blog we look at how the internet can play a role in young people’s mental health and how young people are looking out for their friends and others online.

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Young people give their thoughts on Voice Assisted Technology

Posted on 09 October 2018

Our latest piece of research found that 70% of young people have used voice assisted technology in the last year.

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Read the Safer Internet Day 2018 full impact report

Posted on 05 October 2018

The impact report looks at the reach of Safer Internet Day 2018 and the positive impact that it had on children, young people, parents, carers, and teachers across the UK.

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Spread the Word with the Safer Internet Day Campaign toolkit

Posted on 03 October 2018

We have created some resources to help you get involved in the day, and ways in which you can help us to make Safer Internet Day 2019 the biggest yet!

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Childnet Film Competition – taking a look at the best of the rest

Posted on 28 September 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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Childnet’s response to the Government's consultation on Age Appropriate Design

Posted on 26 September 2018

Recently, Childnet submitted a response to the Information Commissioner’s (ICO) call for evidence in its development of the Age Appropriate Design Code.

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7 in 10 children are using voice assisted technology

Posted on 24 September 2018

Childnet have released new research providing a snapshot into how regularly young people use voice assisted technology, and the many ways in which they use it.

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Free online safety briefings for professionals across the UK

Posted on 20 September 2018

These sessions aim to help the children’s workforce safeguard children and young people, and support their wellbeing in a digital world.

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Schools invited to enter competition to tackle Online Hate

Posted on 13 September 2018

Schools across Europe are being invited to take part in a competition aimed at tackling the issue of online hate speech.

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