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A parents guide to Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

Posted on 08 July 2019

Three years after Pokémon Go was released in the UK, the game’s creators have released a new game set in the magical world of Harry Potter.

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What is cyberbullying and what can I do about it?

Posted on 31 May 2019

In this blog we give some really useful advice about the things you can do if someone is bullying you (or one of your friends) online.

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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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