6 May 2021 Andy Robinson

Threats to Share Intimate Images to Become a Crime

This blog looks at the Domestic Abuse Bill and what new laws have been brought in to protect victims. We…

27 April 2021 Angela Munoz Aroca

IWF campaign launches as new report finds girls at worsening risk of grooming from sexual predators online

A hard-hitting new IWF campaign, a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, is warning teenage girls and their parents…

26 April 2021 Becca Cawthorne

Safer Internet Day officially breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORD™

Thanks to everyone who made a pledge for Safer Internet Day we are pleased to announce we are now the current…

22 April 2021 Becca Cawthorne

Safer Internet Day 2021 reached over half of young people in the UK – Impact report shows

Launched today (22nd April), our impact report looks at the reach of Safer Internet Day 2021 and the positive impact…

1 April 2021 Becca Cawthorne

Talk it over – new resource to support discussions around online hate

This blog takes a closer look at this resource and the way that educators can use it to support the…

1 April 2021 Andy Robinson

ProjectEVOLVE – Who Is It for and How Can It Help Your School?

As the tool continues to grow, it is important to highlight the diverse aspect of ProjectEVOLVE and how it is…

25 March 2021 Angela Munoz Aroca

‘Beyond heart-breaking’ abuse as predators groom children to film siblings and friends

A new IWF study indicates internet sex predators are manipulating children to record their own sexual abuse, and that of…

4 March 2021 Andy Robinson

UKSIC Reviews Filtering and Monitoring Definitions

The UK Safer Internet Centre (UKSIC) has reviewed its ‘appropriate’ filtering and monitoring definitions and is publishing these as a draft for…

2 March 2021 Andy Robinson

Cameras On or Off? – Important Questions Answered by the POSH helpline.

The POSH helpline discuss educator’s key considerations around keeping cameras on or off during remote learning. Find out some key…

25 February 2021 Lee Jones

How to enter Film Competition 2021 in 5 simple steps

Unleash your filmmaking skills and help other young people separate fact from fiction online.

24 February 2021 Becca Cawthorne

LGBT+ History Month: Why is the internet important for LGBT+ young people and what can parents and carers do to help them stay safe?

Childnet celebrates five reasons the internet is an important space for LGBT+ young people to explore their identity and five things parents…

24 February 2021 Andy Robinson

Book Your Place For Free Virtual Online Safety Live Events

Online Safety Live events are still happening virtually throughout the UK. Find out in this blog what events are coming…