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Setting up parental controls on Netflix

Posted on 07 May 2019

In this blog we look at what parental controls are available on Netflix and how you can work with your family to implement the tools that work for you.

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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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From Stories to posts: How to spot advertising on Instagram

Posted on 19 March 2019

From bloggers and ‘Instagram stars’ to celebrities, there are a lot of people on Instagram sharing sponsored posts or product endorsements. In this blog we share our top tips for being a critical thinker when it comes to advertising on Instagram.

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Having an open and honest conversation about online safety – 5 questions for parents

Posted on 18 April 2018

Phoebe, an Education Officer at Childnet, looks at the ways you can start a conversation about online safety with your family.

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New Staff Led Online Safety Presentation for Parents and Carers

Posted on 13 April 2018

Childnet have published a new presentation to be led by school staff to advise parents and carers about online safety.

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Picture This – drama resource about sexting Updated for 2018

Posted on 11 April 2018

Educators can now access the updated version of our educational resource looking at issues around sexting.

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38% of teachers aware of pupils they teach sexually harassing other pupils

Posted on 05 April 2018

This week NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union published research into pupil wellbeing, mental health and experiences of sexual harassment.

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A closer look at the Childnet Film Competition

Posted on 03 April 2018

As part of our work in the UK Safer Internet Centre, we recently launched the Childnet Film Competition 2018. 

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In focus: SID2018 Educational resources for 14-18 year olds

Posted on 25 January 2018

For Safer Internet Day 2018, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created educational resources for 3-18s, including resources tailored for 14-18 year olds.

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Join the 2018 Safer Internet Day Thunderclap

Posted on 12 January 2018

Help to make Safer Internet Day 2018 the biggest yet by signing up to our Thunderclap.

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