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Safety tools on online services update

Posted on 26 July 2016

Updated information for parents about Smart TVs and safety tools for social networking sites

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Common online safety questions from parents

Posted on 02 June 2016

The Childnet Education Team share the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions they get whilst delivering education sessions in schools

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‘What is…?’ Get the low-down on the latest social media trends

Posted on 14 April 2016

We’ve pulled together 5 of the most popular, newer networks that young people are using, and given you a breakdown of what they do and why young people like them.

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Get ‘back to school’ ready with our top tips for social media

Posted on 25 August 2015

To make sure you are ‘back to school’ ready we have some top tips for social media which can help young people stay safe whilst staying connected to friends.

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Concerns raised about Facebook video

Posted on 05 June 2015

Childnet responds to news coverage today about a concerning video on Facebook.

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Rise in eating disorders among teens

Posted on 04 June 2015

Royal College of Psychiatrists highlights that social media may be playing a role in the admission rates nearly doubling in the last 3 years. 

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Twitter’s new app Periscope

Posted on 10 April 2015

Top tips for young people about the new livestreaming app. 

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Get ready for Facebook Graph Search

Posted on 25 June 2013

Facebook's new function will have an impact on how you manage your privacy. Learn more about how you can get ready for its launch in the UK.

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Twitter and Privacy

Posted on 10 April 2013

Have you ever thought about what you post online and how it could have consequences later on in your life?

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