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Safer Internet Day 2021 shortlisted for two prestigious awards

Posted on 22 July 2021

The most successful Safer Internet Day ever has received further recognition from The Charity Times Awards and The Independent Agency Awards.

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That’s a wrap for a fantastic Childnet Film Competition 2021!

Posted on 15 July 2021

Victoria College Preparatory School and Bolton School Girls Division were amongst the winners as we celebrate another fantastic year of creativity and online safety knowledge.

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Reporting Racism Online

Posted on 13 July 2021

Following the Euro 2020 Final on Sunday 11th July, the internet saw a huge range of support and celebration for the players who worked extremely hard to reach a major tournament final. However, unfortunately, there were also a lot of negative and hate filled messages shared online and offline directed towards Black players. 

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Five tips for talking about online safety with young children

Posted on 29 June 2021

Whatever their stage of development, it is important that any child using the internet understands what to do and who to talk to when they need help.

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Find out the winners of the Childnet Film Competition 2021!

Posted on 28 June 2021

Schools, pupils, parents and youth groups - you are invited to the Childnet Film Competition 'Big Reveal' on Thursday 1st July at 2pm.

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Celebrating online this Pride Month

Posted on 25 June 2021

With activities going online to commemorate this month, Childnet is celebrating ways the internet can be used to celebrate and find support for LGBT+ Young People.

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New Digiduck Activity Menu for Educators

Posted on 17 June 2021

We are delighted to launch a brand-new menu of free follow up activities as part of our hugely popular Digiduck Collection.

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Book your school’s online safety visit with the Childnet Education Team

Posted on 16 June 2021

In-person and virtual online safety sessions available in September and October 2021.

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Looking at the impact of Safer Internet Day 2021 four months on

Posted on 15 June 2021

Will Gardner OBE, CEO of Childnet and Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre, looks at the impact Safer Internet Day had four months after the Day, and looks forward to Safer Internet Day 2022.

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Supporting young people who experience online sexual harassment

Posted on 10 June 2021

Today (June 10th 2021), Ofsted has published a review of sexual abuse in schools and colleges in light of the recent Everyone’s Invited campaign which encouraged children to report their own experiences with sexual harassment. I

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