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Harness the power of youth voice in online education.

Posted on 21 March 2019

Will Gardner, CEO of Childnet, looks at the ways in which educators can harness the power of young people in online safety education. 

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Childnet Film Competition 2018 – January's best of the rest

Posted on 28 January 2019

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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Safer Internet Day 2019 Educational resources for Educators

Posted on 14 January 2019

For Safer Internet Day 2019, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created educational resources for use in supporting and educating young people aged 3-18 years old about online issues.

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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 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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What is TikTok? Looking at the latest lip-syncing app

Posted on 02 November 2018

TikTok – which used to be called Musical.ly, is a social networking app that young people can use to generate and share their own short videos and lip sync to popular audio clips.

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Childnet announced as member of the UKCIS Executive Board

Posted on 31 October 2018

The Government today announced the full list of organisations that will sit on the Executive Board of the UK Council for Internet Safety (formerly the UK Council for Child Online Safety).

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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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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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Get back to school ready with these online safety resources

Posted on 04 September 2018

As the new academic year starts, we look at some of the free resources available to help you to get back to school ready!

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