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Winners of Childnet Film Competition International category announced

06 October 2021

Schools in Dubai and Kazakhstan have been crowned the inaugural winners of the Childnet Film Competition's new International category

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Government Launches New Online Safety Guidance for Tech Companies

02 July 2021

The government has produced new guidance around protecting users online in response to smaller tech firms feeling less confident in incorporating online safety measures.

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360 Degree Safe - The Online Safety Review Tool Has Been Updated & Improved

22 April 2020

As part of their work for UKSIC, our partners SWGfL have updated the award-winning online safety review tool 360 Degree Safe.

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Loot Box Warnings To Be Included in Video Games

15 April 2020

It has been announced that UK video game ratings will include a warning if a game features ‘Loot Boxes’ or any paid for items that are randomly generated within a game.​

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Why does my school need online safety training?

03 September 2019

Online safety just kind of happens... Right? Unfortunately not. Online safety training should be every school's priority, as it is a vital part of safeguarding and duty of care.

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Online Safety Mark awarded to 400th school

05 July 2019

Castle Cary Community School in Somerset has recently become the 400th school in the UK to gain the prestigious Online Safety Mark awarded by UK Safer Internet Centre partner, SWGfL.

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SWGfL unveils new and improved 360 Degree Safe

15 May 2017

360 Degree Safe just got better. How SWGfL's award-winning online safety self-review tool has undergone a major upgrade, making it more secure, reliable and user friendly.

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Bursting the Bubble: Why Online Safety Education needs to evolve

06 March 2017

How do we know that online safety education programmes are making a difference? In this blog Ken Corish outlines the case for developing a set of standards for online safety to develop resilience in children and young people.

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Inspecting Keeping Children Safe Online – Bett Seminar

26 January 2017

SWGfL launch annual assessment report of school online safety performance at the 2016 Bett Show

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New cyberbullying guidance and resources for schools

17 November 2016

Our new cyberbullying guidance and online safety toolkit for use in PSHE lessons.