Digital Literacy


22 November 2021 UK SIC

Sign up for SWGfL’s Free Online Event ‘Exploring Media Literacy’

Our partners at SWGfL are hosting a free online event with TikTok taking place on 8th December 1 - 3pm, exclusively for…

31 August 2021 UK SIC

Three resources to help your family manage online safety

This blog signposts to three helpful and practical resources parents and carers can use to support their children in staying…

19 July 2021 UK SIC

UK Safer Internet Centre Responds to the New Online Media Literacy Strategy, Launched to Combat Misinformation Online

Last week (14th July 2021) Caroline Dinenage MP, Minister for Digital and Culture, launched a new Online Media Literacy Strategy…

16 July 2021 Becca Cawthorne

ProjectEVOLVE – Knowledge Map Feature has Launched

UKSIC partners SWGfL are pleased to announce that the long anticipated Knowledge Map feature for ProjectEVOLVE has now officially launched for school years 1, 3,…

6 July 2021 Becca Cawthorne

Five tips for talking about online safety with young children

Whatever their stage of development, it is important that any child using the internet understands what to do and who…

26 May 2021 Andy Robinson

UK Schools Online Safety Policy and Practice Annual Report 2021 Released

The annual UK Schools Online Safety Policy and Practice report looking at trends around online safety over the last year…

21 May 2021 Andy Robinson

2021 Appropriate Filtering and Monitoring Definitions Published

The UK Safer Internet Centre (UKSIC) has published its ‘appropriate’ filtering and monitoring definitions for 2021.  The definitions help both schools and…

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…

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…

4 March 2021 Lee Jones

Celebrate World Book Day with our recommended reads for young people!

It’s World Book Day 2021 and Childnet have some fantastic, recommended reading for primary-aged children.

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…

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…